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Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

01843 225544 Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, St Peters Road , Margate, Kent, CT9 4AN
http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/qeqm

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 121 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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The Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, Margate is an acute hospital providing a range of emergency and elective services and comprehensive trauma, orthopaedic, obstetrics, general surgery and paediatric services. The hospital dates back to the 1930s when the original building was constructed. Between 1996 and 1998 most services were relocated and expanded into a new main hospital building linked to the original facilities.

The hospital has a specialist centre for gynaecological cancer and modern operating theatres, Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) facilities, children’s inpatient and outpatient facilities, a new Cardiac Catheter Laboratory and Cancer Unit.    

QEQM has a post graduate teaching centre and staff accommodation. On site there are also co-located adult and elderly mental health facilities run by the Kent & Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust.

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

Contact details, map and directions

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Tel: 01843 225544

Address: Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, St Peters Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 4AN

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

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Quality of service at Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.32% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.28% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 854 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 917 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4846 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Discharge from Minster Ward & 2 Visits to A&E

My father was discharged from Minster ward last week - and have to say that the discharge was not brilliant. The physiotherapist said he...

1 December 2016

Excellent care

Last night I attended the A&E department at QEQM with a suspected TIA and would like to thank all the staff for their professionalism...

30 November 2016

My elderly old Mother visited QEQM for an outpatients appointment having...

My elderly old Mother visited QEQM for an outpatients appointment having travelled by bus. She got off the bus at Ramsgate Road and made ...

30 November 2016

Really wonderful care given

My husband was taken to A and E at this hospital after a fall in the nearby town of Deal. He had suddenly blacked out in a coffee shop an...

29 November 2016

Rainbow Ward Great

The doctor an team in the rainbow are very observant and really care about the children they are seeing. Also the sister in A&E was excel...

11 November 2016

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust