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 28 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)

91% 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)

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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

% 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

8383% staff recommend this hospital for care. 595 responses. 3812 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6666% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 595 responses. 3812 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 101 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1184 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

very poor service and bad attitude of the nursing staff

on the 20th sept 16 took my son in due to fall in school gym,bad pain in his arm, was seen by a nurse after over an hrs wait sent for xra...

22 September 2016

Pregnancy Scan

I went to Bridgewater community hospital today for a pregnancy growth scan, as there wasn't space at my usual hospital. I can hand on hea...

8 September 2016

poor

My husband went to the minor injuries on 29/7/16 due to having rectal bleeding. After approximately an hour my husband asked at reception...

30 July 2016

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

Last updated on 09 October 2014.

Information supplied by Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust