Colchester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 362 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/patient_information_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)

87% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

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

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

89% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 406 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

73%Patients recommend this hospital. 516 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 8 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

88%88%% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 8 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Poor communication and Information available

Clearly a busy hospital. Great front line staff. Very poor admin, and poor telephone manor with attitude. Tried to obtain information r...

25 March 2015

Unbeleivable lack of care by the Respiratory Dept

After nearly a year of excellent care by one doctor as both an in and out patient and following a lung biopsy at the Royal Brompton hospi...

24 March 2015

1st class service (except the parking)

The only let down was the carpark, I had to park further down the road. I was visiting this hospital for an emergency scan, which my Doct...

24 March 2015

Pathetic and inadequate

From being given multiple incorrect information and being led to the wrong location 4 times we are now waiting with a child's head injury...

23 March 2015

First Class staff let down by sloppy admin.

On the 20th. February I had a CT scan, the staff were excellent everything explained carried out on time I could not have wished for a be...

22 March 2015

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Last updated on 13 June 2011.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust