Axminster Community Hospital

01297 630 400 Chard Road , Axminster, Devon, EX13 5DU

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 6 ratings for this hospital


Axminster Hospital

Inpatient beds at Axminster community hospital have been temporarily consolidated to Seaton hospital in order to address the patient safety concerns arising from lone-working nurses.

The Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust is currently working with the League of Friends in Axminster and Seaton on a recruitment drive to recruit more nurses with a view to re-instating inpatient beds in Axminster.

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Axminster Community Hospital

Tel: 01297 630 400

Address: Chard Road, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5DU


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Quality of service at Axminster Community Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.51% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.12% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82%staff recommend this hospital for care. 55 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 55 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 469 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 137 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

Top Rate

I recieved the very best of treatment by all the staff who dealt with me , highly recommendable , not overcrowded , a very calm and relax...

19 May 2016

Cataract Operation

My treatment was good from beginning to end, started on time & finished on the time we were told. Every one from reception to Consul...

12 May 2016

Excellent care at the day surgery unit

I attended this morning for a sigmoidoscopy and was greeted by a Staff Nurse. The care and thoughtfulness of the staff nurse and the othe...

15 October 2015

Cataract Surgery

I had my second cataract operation at the hospital in April 2015. The same oustanding level of care and support was provided as on the f...

2 July 2015

Day patient for colonoscopy.

The medical staff treated me with absolute kindness and care. Genuine concern to provide an excellent service. Everything was explained. ...

24 March 2015

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Last updated on 09 March 2015.

Information supplied by Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust