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 117 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

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Inadequate
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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
Ward level breakdown

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

109% 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)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

109% 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

0.15% - 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 361 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 341 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

57%staff recommend this hospital for care. 151 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 151 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Colonoscopy in Hereford Hospital. 24/2/15

I was terrified of having this procedure! But I need not have worried at all. From start to finish the care I received from the surge...

22 April 2015

Refused to treat and more

Hereford hospital staff are utter rubbish. The majority of them were telling my friend *the one in hospital* that it was in her head. She...

20 April 2015

Appointments for Cardiology

My partner has a a heart condition and has been fitted with an ICD. He had an appointment to see the cardiologist cancelled at short noti...

16 April 2015

not on

my partner was discharged from lugg ward in the evening without my knowledge, sent home in hospital pjs. the ambulance crew had to climb ...

8 April 2015

Orthotics Department

I injured my foot a couple of years ago, and have ended up being referred to the Orthotics Department at Hereford County Hospital. I have...

28 March 2015

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust