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 95 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

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 84 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 802 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

6969% staff recommend this hospital for care. 313 responses. 5215 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

4949% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 313 responses. 5215 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 2497 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Fantastic service

Well done for a great service today, quick and efficient - the nhs at its best. Thank you.

24 July 2016

Perfunctory 12 week scan

The 12 week scan is a big deal in a pregnancy so I was disappointed that our radiologist didn't summon up much enthusiasm or excitement f...

21 July 2016

Waiting times not acceptable

There should be more staff to see to people waiting time of 6 hrs in not acceptable for anyone on a monday. Rather sit at home and suff...

11 July 2016

Urgent care Emergency Dept QE11 Hospital

The hospital area where I was received and waited for attention was so clean and tidy and the staff were very very helpful the nurse exam...

3 July 2016

Breast Clinic

Had appointment this morning. The clinic was running slightly late, my appointment was 9am and was seen roughly 9.30am. Understandable as...

21 June 2016

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Last updated on 08 June 2015.

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