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Colchester General Hospital

01206 747474 Turner Road , Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL
http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 439 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Colchester General Hospital

We will make every effort to ensure you receive the very best treatment, care and attention, whoever you are and whatever reason you have for being at our hospital.

For more information about Colchester General Hospital, visit:

http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk/about_cgh.shtml

Contact details, map and directions

Colchester General Hospital

Tel: 01206 747474   Fax: 01206 742220

Address: Turner Road, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL

Website: http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

Email: info@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Colchester General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

88% 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)

80% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

88% 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% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.65% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 2043 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 974 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

64%staff recommend this hospital for care. 61 responses. 4252 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

48%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 61 responses. 4252 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 324 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A & E dept

We have visited this dept too many times in the last 2yrs with our elderly father but have never had cause to complain!! Yes sometimes we...

3 December 2016

Excellent care

I would like to thank all the Staff on Aldham Ward for Caring for our Father whilst he was in their Care.His name was John Creak and was...

30 November 2016

Admitted by air ambulance with broken femour

Thank you to all the staff at colchester hospital for looking after me and getting me back on my feet again, I don't care what anyone say...

28 November 2016

Relived and very satisfied with my treatment

I had to write this email to thank all the staff in the Elmstead Dept., I was dreading my Colonoscopy but to my amazement it could not ha...

23 November 2016

Day case surgery

Today I had day case vascular surgery in Colchester general hospital. Everyone concerned from elective surgery unit to discharge from elm...

22 November 2016

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust