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 301 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 national standards

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

79% 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)

94% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

95%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 524 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 719 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

67% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 1017 responses. 4377 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 1017 responses. 4377 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

appalling life threatening mistakes

Following being taken to a & e by ambulance for extreme pain in left arm, i was put to "minor" without being assessed. I had to wait to...

22 October 2014

Good care, badly let down by administrative failures

I was admitted to A&E: the care was good, but extremely long-drawn-out. It took 9 hours (1700 to 0200 next morning) for me to be asse...

21 October 2014

Great Service

Hello all, i had a very high risk pregnancy due to a rare blood clotting disorder and being on lifelong blood thinners and few heart prob...

21 October 2014

Colonoscopy without sedation.

I have now had three colonoscopies at this hospital. The first one back in 2011 was fine - without sedation. The second one was carried o...

20 October 2014

The death of my father

My father was transported by ambulance to Colchester General having become unresponsive. When we arrived at hospital the two nurses who w...

20 October 2014

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Last updated on 13 June 2011.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust