William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)

01233 633331 Kennington Road, Willesborough , Ashford, Kent, TN24 0LZ

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 348 ratings for this hospital


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The William Harvey Hospital, Ashford is an acute hospital providing a range of emergency and elective services as well as comprehensive maternity, trauma, orthopaedic and paediatric and neonatal Intensive care services. The hospital is located on the outskirts of Ashford, adjacent to the M20 and was commissioned in 1977. Since then the site has been developed, substantially upgraded and, more recently, reorganised into medical and surgical floors.

The hospital has a specialist cardiology unit undertaking angiography, angioplasty, a state of the art pathology analytical robotics laboratory that reports all East Kent’s General Practitioner (GP) activity and a robotic pharmacy facility. A single Head and Neck Unit for east Kent has recently been established and includes centralised maxillofacial services with all specialist head and neck cancer surgery co-located on the site. 

William Harvey Hospital has a post graduate teaching centre and staff accommodation. There are also adult and elderly mental health services on site provided by Kent and Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust.

For more information please visit www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/williamharvey

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William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)

Tel: 01233 633331

Address: Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0LZ

Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/williamharvey

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Quality of service at William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)

This hospital is managed by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation 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. 1 responses. 7907 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 2887 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1141 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 797 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

NAstaff recommend this hospital for care. 1 responses. 7907 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

My daughter

We spent 9hrs in A&E before being moved to kennington ward. My daughter has chronic intracranial hypertension and the pressure had bu...

13 December 2018

Been here nearly 3 hours and still none the wiser.

Been here 3 hours and no one can give me a straight answer. The power is flickering. And doctors are invisible.

8 December 2018

Nurse is life - not just a job !!

I am 34 weeks pregnant and came Into hospital with dehydration. Many of the staff were happy to discharge me because I was tired and want...

6 December 2018


Went for a blood test and an X-ray today, very efficient service in both bloods and X-ray, big shout to X-ray receptionist who was very f...

5 December 2018

Hernia repair

My partner had a hernia repair on monday the 3rd of December. He was treated promptly, no waiting around. The surgeon, anaesthetist and n...

5 December 2018

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Last updated on 16 April 2018.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust