Watford General Hospital

01923 244366 Vicarage Road , Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0HB
http://www.westhertshospitals.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 254 ratings for this hospital

Orthopaedics

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

Staff

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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 MARCH 2016

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

91%

of planned level

140%

of planned level

87%

of planned level

90%

of planned level

Ridge

81%

of planned level

105%

of planned level

96%

of planned level

103%

of planned level

More information about this data

Key facts about the Orthopaedics department at Watford General Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 21weeks for 9 out of 10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

88%Patients recommend this service. 92 responses

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Latest reviews of this service

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

Excellent care in Endoscopy Unit

This morning I had an appointment in the Endoscopy Unit and I have to say after all the negative news recently surrounding Watford Hospit...

30 January 2016

& year old treatment for fractured finger

I took my daughter to A and E when she had her finger badly bent back at school. At 10.30pm at night she was X-rayed and we were told she...

18 November 2015

Fantastic service all round.

The attention to detail and concern by all the nurses both in A&E (Minor injuries) was absolutely 100%. Particularly in the Fracture/ Cl...

4 November 2015

pressure ulcers

I had a total left hip replacement at Watford General Hospital on 29th March this year. After three or four days I reported to the night...

7 September 2015

Orthopaedics services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for March '16 Other services in ward for March '16
Ridge
88%
GENERAL SURGERY

Last updated on 29 October 2013.

Information supplied by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust