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 118 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)

128% 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)

107% 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)

106% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 389 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 411 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

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

Excellent care

I was taken to Hereford County Hospital on 10th June 2015. The staff were polite, caring and extremely efficient. I was seen very quickly...

13 June 2015

Eye surgery

Had cateract op. 28th May, Staff were very welcoming and made one feel at ease, op went very well very confident in the consultant a...

29 May 2015

Respect for the elderly.

My Father in law,who is 82 years old was referred to the hospital for an x ray after suffering with pain for many years. On arrival at th...

29 May 2015

Excellent care in Women's Health Ward

I had a full abdominal hysterectomy recently and received excellent care in the Women's Health Ward. The staff could not have been nicer ...

19 May 2015

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust