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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 116 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

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

103% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

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

105% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 591 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 494 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

69%staff recommend this hospital for care. 584 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

57%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 584 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 220 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent response from paramedics

My wife was stung by a wasp on Monday morning. She normally has quite a strong reaction to insect bites and stings but in this case, d...

24 July 2015

Anglio graph

Attended cardio unit on 15th July, the care as soon as I arrived was excellent, nurses made me feel very calm as always blood pressure...

22 July 2015

My experience of the A & E unit 14/7/2015

I collapsed at a family celebration lunch.and my niece telephoned for help The ambulance team came very quickly. They were very caring ...

15 July 2015

Right Hip Replacement June 2015

Excellent treatment in all respects. Cannot praise too highly. Food perfectly acceptable. Home in 2.5 days!!

8 July 2015

4minute wait in A&E

A quiet night in A&E must be rare, but I was seen immediately and got fixed nicely. Many thanks.

2 July 2015

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust