Buckland Hospital

01304 222510 Buckland Hospital, Coombe Valley Road , Dover, Kent, CT17 0HD

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 37 ratings for this hospital


Buckland Hospital, Dover

The Buckland Hospital is a community hospital that provides a range of local services.

East Kent Hospitals has invested £24m to rebuild the Dover hospital to provide modern facilities for the south Kent coast population. The new hospital opened to patients in June 2015.

The new facilities include a minor injuries unit walk in centre, outpatient facilities, renal satellite services, day hospital services, child health ambulatory and child development services and diagnostic facilities. This was an important development for the Trust, securing local access to services.



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Buckland Hospital

Tel: 01304 222510

Address: Buckland Hospital, Coombe Valley Road, Dover, Kent, CT17 0HD

Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/buckland

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Quality of service at Buckland Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

0.32% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.28% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 184 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 3774 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Bad eye poked

Took brother in with a very bad eye the time we sat down it was time to see the nurse on duty they drop some yellow stuff in is eye and y...

25 March 2017

First Rate Thank you.

I attended last saturday having sustained a thunderclap headache whilst lifting weights and then vomitted. I was seen by an excellent tri...

17 February 2017

I was sent along to Buckland Hospital yesterday by my GP.

I have been ill for three weeks now and my G.P sent me to Buckland Hospital yesterday 01/03/2017 .for a chest e-ray . Only to be told ...

2 February 2017


I had a cervical polyp removed last week. I would like to praise the doctor and two nurses for their professionalism and kindness. They w...

23 January 2017

Visit to Minor Injuries Buckland on Sunday 15th Jan

My husband damaged both big toes, the right one being the worse with the nail coming loose. As a diabetic any cuts etc to his feet can be...

18 January 2017

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Last updated on 11 October 2016.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust