Bridgwater Community Hospital

01278 436 555 Bridgwater Community Hospital, Bower Lane , Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4GU
http://www.sompar.nhs.uk/our_services/adult_services/hospitals/bridgwater_hospital/

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 26 ratings for this hospital

Overview

New Bridgwater Hospital

General enquiries 01278 436 555 

Bridgwater Community Hospital has 30 inpatient beds.  There is a team of doctors, nurses and therapists who support patients during their hospital stay and who deliver personalised care in line with an agreed care plan.

 The hospital has a nurse led Minor Injuries Unit. For more information about opening times please visit our Minor Injuries Unit webpage.  

Contact details, map and directions

Bridgwater Community Hospital

Tel: 01278 436 555

Address: Bridgwater Community Hospital, Bower Lane, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4GU

Website: http://www.sompar.nhs.uk/our_services/adult_services/hospitals/bridgwater_hospital/

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Bridgwater Community Hospital

This hospital is managed by Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

76% 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)

113% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

99% 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

0.8% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.92% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

89%staff recommend this hospital for care. 315 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

79%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 315 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 85 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1454 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

Fantastic visit

We attended on 14/5/16 with my step-daughter who we suspected still had tonsillitis and on a Saturday was left with very little other opt...

15 May 2016

Brilliant service

I fell down the stairs and I was treated very quickly, the waiting time was short, waiting room was clean with plenty of magazines to kee...

26 March 2016

A&E visit

I can't fault my first visit to Bridgwater hospital, didn't have much of a wait which I know is more luck. Everyone was very nice and mad...

11 January 2016

Excellent treatment, although long wait...

I had the misfortune to require treatment for a eye injury on the morning of Wed Dec the 9th. I have to say that the nurse who carried o...

12 December 2015

Rude staff

I recently went to the Minor Injuries Unit for an issue. I was seen fairly quickly, but the nurse that I was seen by couldn't wait to get...

3 December 2015

Last updated on 09 October 2014.

Information supplied by Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust