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 104 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

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.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Pelvic Scan in Maternity Unit

I went for a pelvic scan, (not pregnant), to help diagnose some pain issues since childbirth. I was early for my appointment and was seen...

20 February 2017

Rheumatology

I have been under the care of two successive consultants for sero-negative arthopathy for well over a decade. On initial admission I was...

7 February 2017

Correction to earlier review.

Apologies for the incorrect date given in my earlier review. The day/date of my treatment was in fact Thursday/Friday 19/20 January 2017....

27 January 2017

Admission by ambulance 15/01/17 to A&E - breathlessness.

On the evening of 15th January 2017 an ambulance was called to the Farnhope Medical Centre because I was suffering from extreme shortness...

27 January 2017

Deliver your baby at hereford delivery suite!!

I unexpectedly ended up in hereford delivery suite to have my baby one evening and after feeling dissapointed that my initial birth plan ...

21 January 2017

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust