West Heath Hospital

Telephone: 0121 466 6000
Address: West Heath Hospital, Rednal Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B38 8HR
Website: Website address not added

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 13 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Sub acute care and rehabilitation

Wards 5 and 6 at Moseley Hall Hospital and Wards 10, 12 and 14 at West Heath Hospital are generic sub-acute wards providing care and rehabilitation of older adults.

The wards provide inpatient services for older adults requiring varying degrees and types of sub-acute care and rehabilitation.

Services in each ward are delivered by a multidisciplinary team including nurses, doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, rehabilitation assistants, domestics and housekeepers.

There is also provision for patients to access speech and language therapy, specialist nursing and dietetics.

There are a wide range of admission sources ranging from transfers from the acute sector, direct GP admissions and the Rapid Response Service.


West Heath Hospital

The specialist trauma and orthopaedic service is based in a 27-bedded unit in Ward 11 at West Heath Hospital.

The service is predominantly for older adults who require a period of inpatient rehabilitation following orthopaedic surgery or trauma.

The ward has its own multidisciplinary team including nurses, doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social workers, rehabilitation assistants, domestics and housekeepers.

There is also provision for patients to access speech and language therapy, specialist nursing and dietetics.

Visiting times at West Heath Hospital

Visitors are welcome all days between the following times:

  • 2-4pm
  • 6-8pm

Contact details, map and directions

West Heath Hospital

Tel: 0121 466 6000

Address: West Heath Hospital, Rednal Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B38 8HR

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at West Heath Hospital

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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
Ward level breakdown

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

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

165% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 265 responses. 5086 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 265 responses. 5086 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Empathy and kindness

Our mother ,Mary ,was a patient at Willows House for approx 5weeks -All the staff were supportive and kind during her stay and we were s...

24 November 2014

Wllow ward

My 91 year old mother was on Willow ward for nearly 9 weeks I cannot fault her treatment , every effort was made to cure her life threa...

27 October 2014

some things good some bad!

My husband recently had a long stay at the hospital, giving drugs on time seemed to present a problem, mainly change over times. Clothes ...

14 September 2014

Hospital Feedback

This is a review for the care of our dad who had hodgkin's lymphoma. He stayed on ward 12 for 8 weeks. We found his care to be very goo...

26 July 2014

Thank you to ward 12

Thought I would give a review about my experience of Ward 12. Dad was admitted as he had become very weak over the preceeding months. A...

5 July 2014

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Last updated on 16 December 2013.

Information supplied by Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust