Darent Valley Hospital

01322 428100 Darenth Wood Road , Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA
http://www.dvh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 232 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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We are one of the largest hospital trusts in North Kent, with services at five hospital sites serving a local population of over 500,000 people. Our vision is to be an outstanding hospital Trust providing the best possible care for our patients that is safe, well-coordinated, in the right place and designed around the patient’s needs. Everything we do is guided by our vision and core Trust values.

We have a strong focus on innovation and improvement to deliver the best care as possible to our patients.  As our local populations are increasing, our services are undergoing a period of expansion and service development. We are continuously looking for ways to develop models of best practice as well as new ways of working to enhance and improve the services we offer to our local populations. 

Contact details, map and directions

Darent Valley Hospital

Tel: 01322 428100

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA

Website: http://www.dvh.nhs.uk

Email: dgn-tr.enquiries@nhs.net

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Departments and services

Please read about our services and consultants. We have many additional services listed on our website at www.dvh.nhs.uk.

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Quality of service at Darent Valley Hospital

This hospital is managed by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

97% 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)

92% 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)

110% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

NAstaff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 0 responses. 3302 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 573 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 550 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 275 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

NAstaff recommend this hospital for care. 0 responses. 3302 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Best doctor ever seen

Went to a&e with my son and husband, waiting time was long as many babies are sick indeed. We been seen by a Dr. who is very friendly, ...

18 September 2018

No able to get in contact

I have been trying to contact this department. All I get is a machine saying id number. I asked the secretary at the doctor's to try and ...

14 September 2018

Acer Ward

I was in Acer Unit for a week and everyone was amazing the Bays were always clean and tidy and the nurses were fantastic especially two o...

13 September 2018

Blood results

Lack of blood results for patients on chemo. On my appointment date with my consultant they were unable to tell me my paraproten results....

8 September 2018

Full message box

I have been trying to contact my endocrinologist since 3 weeks ago. Left 3 voicemails last week and the week before and have been calling...

7 September 2018

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Last updated on 12 February 2018.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust