Darent Valley Hospital

01322 428100 Darenth Wood Road , Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 194 ratings for this hospital


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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.dgt.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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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 138 responses. 3308 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 908 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 754 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 32 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 138 responses. 3308 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

Terrific Hospital

My 76 year old husband was admitted through Accident and Emergency suffering from chest and urinary infection. The accident and emergency...

18 June 2019

Fetal Assessment Unit

Where to start! Today’s visit to the fetal assessment unit was so bad it reduced me to tears. Despite living within 4 miles of DVH I was ...

7 June 2019

First Class Treatment

Very unwell daughter - scary time indeed! Consultant from Darenth Valley Hospital liaised with her GP by telephone advising on what medi...

5 June 2019

in recovery from HL stage 2

DVH saved my life and I'm so grateful, thank you so much to all the staff and volunteers in the Pine therapy unit. You're wonderful.

3 June 2019

upset and embarrassed

In clinic today I was called my the doctor and in a full waiting room he called MR xxxxxx not once but three times even when he called o...

29 May 2019

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Last updated on 12 February 2018.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust