Colchester General Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 418 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)

98% 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)

120% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101% 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)

110% 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. 1748 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

66%staff recommend this hospital for care. 205 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 205 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 697 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

physiotherapy /womens health

I have been seen by a physiotherapy over the course of the last few months. My treatment has always been carried out with the greatest of...

2 February 2016

Waste of NHS money being seen by Dr employed by a company

Had photos taken and a few weeks later seen at ECH by a Dr who did not have access to medical history. The Dr could not access blood resu...

2 February 2016

Excellent stay

I would like to say that I think this hospital gets a very tough press. Obviously I can only comment on the ward I was on (Dedham) but th...

2 February 2016

Fantastic urgent care

My 86 year old father was brought into A&E yesterday with a severe allergic reaction and suspected sepsis. He was treated really quic...

1 February 2016

Lexden Ward

My daughter recently gave birth to twins in Colchester General. The support and care she received prior, during and after the birth was v...

28 January 2016

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust