Arrowe Park Hospital given 'seal of approval' by health watchdogs

Wirral Globe: Arrowe Park Hospital given "seal of approval" by health watchdogs Arrowe Park Hospital given "seal of approval" by health watchdogs

ARROWE Park Hospital has been given the seal of approval by a healthcare regulator after it was found to be meeting standards in all areas.

Watchdogs the Care Quality Commission visited the Upton hospital in November to check essential levels of care and safety were being met.

Inspectors spoke to patients, carers and family members during the annual unannounced three-day visit, as well as a number of hospital staff and found the hospital complied with standards.

Dementia services were an important area of inspection for the hospital visit, with the trust credited for able to identify dementia patients in their care.

David Allison, chief executive of Wirral University Teaching Hospital, said: “We are delighted with the CQC’s positive comments about the quality of care offered at Arrowe Park Hospital.

“It’s good to know the healthcare regulator was able to see firsthand what our patients and visitors experience on a daily basis.

“Inspectors found many examples of good practice which is a tribute to our hard working staff across the entire trust.”

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10:28am Mon 13 Jan 14

PaulCa says...

I smell a rat.
I smell a rat. PaulCa
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10:46am Mon 13 Jan 14

bigfoot says...

Was the inspectors name Mrs A? (MRSA)
Was the inspectors name Mrs A? (MRSA) bigfoot
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7:13pm Tue 14 Jan 14

saunders78 says...

What a load of bull I have recently been an in patient at this hospital and quality of care was not great I left the hospital exactly as I arrived still ill and not at all feeling any better. Samples were lost 3 in total and not one apology. I would not recommend this hospital to anyone, and when you complain still nothing is done as I have made several and nothing gas been done !!!!!!
What a load of bull I have recently been an in patient at this hospital and quality of care was not great I left the hospital exactly as I arrived still ill and not at all feeling any better. Samples were lost 3 in total and not one apology. I would not recommend this hospital to anyone, and when you complain still nothing is done as I have made several and nothing gas been done !!!!!! saunders78
  • Score: -2

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