"The Staff are really helpful and ..."

About: Darent Valley Hospital

(as a relative),

What I liked

The Staff are really helpful and professional

What could be improved

Bring back the Matron and get rid of managers with no medical background.

Anything else?

Open the cafe 24hrs

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Response from Darent Valley Hospital

The Trust has brought back matrons several years ago – every clinical area is supervised by a Matron who ensures high standards of cleanliness and nursing care. In addition, the Director of Nursing has a seat on the Trust Board and ensures that clinical and quality issues are discussed by the Board.

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