Watford General Hospital

01923 244366 Vicarage Road , Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0HB

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 257 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Level 1, Main Block, Watford General Hospital
01923 217012

Fracture Clinic, Marnham Wing, Hemel Hempstead Hospital
01442 287021

Level 1, Gloucester Wing, St Albans City Hospital
01727 866122


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The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Orthopaedics OCTOBER 2016

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)


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Key facts about the Orthopaedics department at Watford General Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 22 weeks for 9/10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

94%Patients recommend this service. 68 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Excellent service from Cleves Ward

My father was in Cleves ward for about a week until he unfortunately passed away. We were extremely impressed with Cleves ward. The ward...

9 March 2017

Watford General.

89 yr old Mum stayed a few days with Pelvic Fracture. Good hospital run by great staff even though they work under mostly impossible cond...

23 February 2017

Spinal surgery

I was admitted to Watford general hospital for planned spinal surgery 21st November 2016. I would just like to thank everyone, surgeons, ...

7 December 2016

total knee replacement - very happy patient

I went in on 22.6.16 at 7am for a total knee replacement. From the moment i walked tbrough the door the staff were absolutely fantastic...

31 August 2016

absolute satisfaction re hip replacement

from the moment of entry to the moment of exit I experienced nothing but the finest care from all members of staff concerned with my righ...

22 March 2016

Orthopaedics services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for December '16 Other services in ward for December '16
Ridge Ward

Last updated on 29 October 2013.

Information supplied by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust