The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

01432 355 444 Stonebow Road , Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2BN
http://www.wyevalley.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 102 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Safer staffing

Overview

The County Hospital

The County Hospital is established as the area’s leading centre for acute hospital care, providing a wide range of services across Herefordshire and parts of Wales.  

Our aim is to provide a quality of care that we would want for ourselves, our families and our friends.

We prioritise quality clinical care and a safe hospital environment in which to treat our patients. 

Contact details, map and directions

The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Tel: 01432 355 444

Address: Stonebow Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2BN

Website: http://www.wyevalley.nhs.uk

Email: makingexperiencescount@wvt.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Safer staffing

Our  monthly safer staffing information is published on a dedicated page on Wye Valley NHS Trust's website and in our Public Board Meeting papers. To access this information click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Quality of service at The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

This hospital is managed by Wye Valley NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

112% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

104% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

120% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

0.15% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.86% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 468 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 129 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 5 responses. 3047 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

80%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 5 responses. 3047 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 92 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 64 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A & E Asthma repeat entry

I had an Asthmatic episode less than a month previously which I did not recover fully from before having a second episode. When picked u...

17 April 2017

Very good care from surgical team and Monnow Ward

My husband, who has a complex neurological illness, developed new complications and was very promptly processed through A&E and admitted ...

14 April 2017

X-rays

Arrived at the X-ray department at 14:00. Decided at 15:15 to ask how much longer I would have to wait because other patients who arrived...

6 April 2017

Emergency admittance and treatment.

After spending some fifteen plus hours,from emergency admittance to recovery from surgery, for my teenage son I can only applaud all the ...

1 April 2017

Thank you from the bottom of my heart

Dear Sir/Madam It saddens me that there are people out there who are saying that they have not had good experiences with Hereford County...

23 March 2017

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust