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Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital

01438 314333 Howlands, Howlands , Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 4HQ
http://www.newqeii.info/

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 100 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Safer staffing levels

Overview

New QEII Hospital

All remaining emergency and inpatient services at the QEII have now moved to the Lister hospital in nearby Stevenage, which has been transformed through around £150 million being invested in new facilities. 

Locally a new £30 million QEII hospital has been built by the East and North Hertfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group on the same site as the existing hospital.  Services from the old hospital have all but moved across to the New QEII following a phased process from 17 May through to 19 June 2015.  On completion, the New QEII will have a full range of outpatient, diagnostic and ante natal services, as well as a 24/7 Urgent Care Centre for treating adults and children of all ages with minor injuries and illnesses.

The New QEII hospital is located in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire. Please click here to find out how to get to the New QEII and here to find out more about the facilities available to patients and their visitors.


24/7 Urgent Care Centre

The QEII's A&E was replaced, on 1 October 2014, with a new Urgent Care Centre that is now located in the New QEII Hospital.  The urgent care centre open 24 hours a day and treats adults and children of all ages with minor injuries or minor illnesses.  No appointment is necessary.

Contact details, map and directions

Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital

Tel: 01438 314333

Address: Howlands, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 4HQ

Website: http://www.newqeii.info/

Email: generalenquiries.enh-tr@nhs.net

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Latest news

Safer staffing levels

Ward staffing levels poster

Each ward at the QEII hospital displays a staffing status poster, which shows the planned and actual numbers of staff on shift each day.

The posters are displayed on each ward where they can clearly be seen by patients, visitors and staff. Find out more about safer staffing levels on our wards.

Last updated on 10 June 2014.

Quality of service at Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.16% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

1.3% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 120 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 717 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77%staff recommend this hospital for care. 155 responses. 5346 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

56%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 155 responses. 5346 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 3001 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Long wait

Register at the urgent care centre then waited one hour to be seen,I was sent for an X-ray which was quick,then had to go back to the wai...

29 November 2016

Breast Clinic. Outpatient.

I had an appointment today with the consultant's team at 10.15. As it was my first visit to the new QE 2, I was very grateful that a memb...

1 November 2016

Trying to make an appointment

Revived a letter from MSK physiotherapy department on 25 /10 ( letter dated 21/ 10 ) telling me to phone above number to arrange an appoi...

27 October 2016

Cancelled appointment

I had an appointment this morning at 10.30 and I receive a call less than 1 hour before informing me this had been cancelled. The next av...

18 October 2016

Urgent care for broken wrist

From the moment I arrived I found staff caring and attentive. I was seen fairly quickly and X-rayed. As it wasn't a clean break the staf...

16 October 2016

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Last updated on 08 June 2015.

Information supplied by East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust