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 350 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 471 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 266 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 8 responses. 4235 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

88% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 8 responses. 4235 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Day surgery room 5 gyne

The staff , nurses ,my wonderful surgeon ,the anethist were all fabulous thank you soooooo much. I hope the management realise that th...

3 March 2015

keyhole prostate operation.

I had keyhole prostate removal at Colchester in June last year, carried out by two consultants who operated on the Wednesday and I went h...

2 March 2015

Two Reviews (2)

Today I had a Colonoscopy in the Elmstead Day Unit. Because of a bad experience at a different hospital I was absolutely terrified. ...

28 February 2015

Two Reviews (1)

My mother was in AEU with kidney failure and bleeding internally. The care she received by the staff was First Class. The consultant ...

28 February 2015

Pointless visit to A&E

I visited Colchester General Hospital following a car accident. I didn't call an ambulance at the time but drove myself to the hospital. ...

27 February 2015

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Last updated on 13 June 2011.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust