The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 69 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 staffing capacity and capability is shortly being published on the NHS Choices website and in our Public Board papers.

To access this information within the Public Board papers click here

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated on 24 June 2014.

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

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

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

115% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

0.48% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.51% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

74 from 549 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

43 from 714 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher thye score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Parking

Parking is far too expensive. It is particularly annoying when an appointment runs on for a long time resulting in a hefty parking fee.

14 July 2014

Good service despite overstretched staff

Having taken an ambulance from my GP, I was well looked after by friendly paramedics and greeted by lovely staff in A&E who whilst ap...

12 July 2014

very good

I had to come into hospital on 27th May for a hysterectomy of which I was very nervous about as it was my first time to have anything don...

9 July 2014

Hospital holiday

After being taken ill 2 days into my holiday I was taken in an ambulance to Hereford hospital. What an amazing caring team they are from...

31 May 2014

Great outpatients neurology service

Over many years my mother has been under the care of the neurology outpatients team and both she and I would like to say a huge thanks fo...

27 May 2014

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Last updated on 24 June 2014.

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