Darent Valley Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 230 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.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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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

Outstanding Care

A & E department at Darenth Valley Hospital is absolutely outstanding! From the kind greeting at reception to the efficient examinat...

7 October 2018

The birth of my daughter

I would like to thank and congratulate the fabulous staff of the maternity unit at DVH. Throughout my pregnancy I received exlempary care...

1 October 2018

Visit to colorectal surgery clinic......

Excellent treatment from staff .successful appt . However when sent to haveca blood test. I was number 54 the number at the time was 27...

25 September 2018


I would like to say a big thank you for the care I received at Elm court where I stayed following surgery for a new shoulder joint. One o...

25 September 2018

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

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Last updated on 12 February 2018.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust