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Abingdon Community Hospital

01865 904346 Marcham Road , Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1AG
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5 out of 5 stars

Based on 34 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Abingdon community hospital provides rehabilitation and palliative care for people who no longer require the services of an acute hospital but require greater support than currently provided in their home environment.

The hospital has a dedicated team of nurses, occupational therapists and physiotherapists and is supported by gerontologists (doctors specialising in the care of elderly people). Staff work closely with social services to source care placements and liaise with other care agencies.

In addition to its inpatient beds, the hospital has a Minor Injuries Unit (MIU), an Emergency Multidisciplinary Unit (EMU), X-ray facilities (provided by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust) and a range of mental health services.

For further information regarding what to bring if you are being admitted to the hospital, the referral process, visiting times for the community hospital or opening times for the minor injuries unit (MIU), please visit our website: http://www.oxfordhealth.nhs.uk/service_description/abingdon-community-hospital/ 

Contact details, map and directions

Abingdon Community Hospital

Tel: 01865 904346

Address: Marcham Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1AG

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Quality of service at Abingdon Community Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

101% 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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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

1.42% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

9.08% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1989 responses. 5194 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

61%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1989 responses. 5194 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 141 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 229 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent X-Ray department

Attended for a walk in chest X-Ray, the staff were very helpful and cirtious, the service was quick and efficient. Could not have had a b...

12 August 2016

Excellent care, sympathetic and understanding staff

My mother spent some time in Abingdon Community Hospital and ultimately passed away there. I can't praise the staff too highly for the co...

11 August 2016

Broken arm

I came to the A and E at approximately 9.45 pm last Saturday 9th July. All the staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly, luckily th...

15 July 2016

out of hours

Superb care received at the out of hours surgery on a recent Saturday evening, The staff went 'above and beyond'.

10 July 2016

Do not resuscitate procedure no proper consultation

My mother was 'talked at' to obtain a 'do not resuscitation notice' on her first day at Abingdon Community Hospital. I was told she agre...

2 July 2016

Last updated on 22 July 2015.

Information supplied by Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust