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We are very proud of our hospitals and our staff, and aim to provide a high quality service for our patients at all times.

We shall do our best to make your visit as comfortable as possible and our staff will do all they can to assist you. If you want to find out more about the Trust and our hospitals, please click here.

We welcome any comments or feedback you would like to share with us. Listening to our patients helps us to get things right.

If, as a patient, relative or visitor, you need any help then please contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone – 01932 723553. If you have any difficulties with this website please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Suzanne Rankin, Chief Executive

 

Be Sun Clever in the Warm Weather

Our A&E is very busy at the moment so think carefully about what treatment you need before coming to us. Sometimes your GP, Pharmacist, walk-in centre or dialling 111 is a far better option. If you have a life-threatening condition please call 999.

For more information about keeping well this summer, please visit the NHS Stay Well website.

 

Putting Patients First

Our Emergency Department at St Peter's

Emergencies

Our emergency department is located at St Peter’s Hospital. Please only visit us if you are seriously ill or it is an emergency. Minor injuries will be directed to our Urgent Treatment Centre opposite A&E.

 

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Outpatients

If you need to change or cancel your appointment please give us as much notice as possible by calling the appointments centre on 01932 723831 / 01784 884351 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

   

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Staying in hospital

We aim to make your stay in hospital as comfortable as possible. Click here to find out more about coming into hospital and what you will need to bring with you.

Click here for our visiting times and ward details.

 

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Maternity

We hope you will choose our hospital to have your baby. With the recent addition of our new Abbey Birth Centre we can now offer the widest range of services, for women with uncomplicated pregnancies to the full services of our early pregnancy unit and neonatal intensive care unit.

   

A family in the main entrance at St Peter's

Choose well

If you’re not feeling well and over the counter medicines are not helping, don’t wait for it to get worse – speak to your GP and avoid a trip to hospital. Find out more about finding the right services in our area.

 

A winner of an Achievement Award

Your feedback

There are a number of ways that you can give your opinion about the care provided by the Trust. Whether you are a patient, visitor, or member of the public, all views are important to us.

 

Organ Donation Law Change

From spring 2020, all adults in England will be considered to have agreed to be an organ and tissue donor when they die unless they recorded a decision not to donate or are in one of the excluded groups. This is commonly referred to as an ‘opt out’ system ... read more

 

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Care Quality Commission Report shows significant improvements at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals

Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has retained their rating of ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) for the second consecutive time ... read more

 

Travelling to the Trust

Click here for details about travelling to our hospitals, parking, and site maps.

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Latest News

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Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals hold successful first Community Day

St Peter's Hospital opened their doors to welcome over 300 people to their first Community Day on Saturday 6th July. The day was an outstanding success, with visitors of all ages attending and a fantastic buzz created around the Trust.

 

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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit receives largest single charitable donation ever

Little Roo Neonatal Fund were lucky enough to be nominated as ‘Charity of the Year’ by Talon Outdoor Media Agency by colleagues Tom and Charlie Perret after their daughter Aurelia was cared for by the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at St Peter’s Hospital. Aurelia was born at 34 weeks in St Peter’s Hospital on 3 July 2017 and spent three weeks in NICU.

 

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Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals receive positive response to NHS National Audit Inpatient Survey

Last week, The Care Quality Commission published the results of the Adult Inpatient Survey for 2018, and we are delighted to announce that the feedback for Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals was overall encouraging, with the majority of patients having a very positive experience.

 

The Weekly Message

Making Every Day Count

Suzanne has allowed me to use her message this week to relaunch our Making Every Day Count programme.

Many of you will be aware that our urgent care service has been under sustained pressure. This winter has seen record numbers of patients attending our Emergency Department and patients requiring admission ... read this week's message