Dorset County Hospital

01305 251150 Williams Avenue , Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2JY
http://www.dchft.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 123 ratings for this hospital

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Dorset County Hospital

Tel: 01305 251150   Fax: 01305 254155

Address: Williams Avenue, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2JY

Website: http://www.dchft.nhs.uk

Email: headquarters@dchft.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Dorset County Hospital

This hospital is managed by Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 665 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 699 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77staff recommend this hospital for care. 298 responses. 2607 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

53staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 298 responses. 2607 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1193 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

excision of skin growths

The best care and treatment possible throughout the entire process. The doctor and the team are excellent---how fortunate I have been ...

24 June 2017

Parking shocking . Smoking out side the front door outraged

Shocking lack of both disabled and able bodied parking . Machines need to updated to use debit card or mobile apps as the change Machin...

22 June 2017

The ophthalmology department Dorchester hospital

The ophthalmology department Dorchester hospitalexcellent department excellent treatment

14 June 2017

Amazing staff and hospital

I was admitted into the hospital via a 999 ambulance whilst on holiday in Weymouth. I received immediate and caring treatment on arrival....

10 June 2017

Heart attack patient

I was admitted to this hospital on Sunday 28 May 2017. I had had a heart attack. I was terrified. Not only did the A×E staff respond ...

2 June 2017

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust