Galloway Community Hospital
Healthcare Environment Inspectorate (HEI) announced
Inspection date: 22 April 2010
The Healthcare Environment Inspectorate (HEI) carried out
an announced inspection visit to Galloway Community Hospital,
Stranraer on Thursday 22 April 2010.
We assessed the hospital against our HAI standards and inspected
the following areas:
- Dalrymple ward (assessment/rehabilitation)
- Garrick ward (acute medical receiving)
- accident and emergency (A&E) department
- day surgery unit
- maternity unit
- outpatients department
- renal unit.
Overall, the inspection visit to Galloway Community Hospital
resulted in one requirement and four recommendations. These are
linked to compliance with our HAI standards. NHS Dumfries &
Galloway must address the requirement and recommendations, with any
necessary improvements made, as a matter of priority.
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Published Date: 31 May 2010