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 390 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)

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)

101% 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)

91% 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)

106% 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. 556 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

74%Patients recommend this hospital. 508 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%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 8 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Shoulder Dystcioa

I had my daughter in Colchester hospital in July 2012. We had major problems as it turned into a shoulder dystopia birth and she got stuc...

19 May 2015

My experience of spinal surgery

Hi on arrival at Coppford Ward we were told that we had been transferred to Great Tey due to staff shortages , immediately thought here w...

18 May 2015

Excellent Orthopaedic Outpatient Clinic

My son was seen in an Orthopaedic Outpatient clinic this week. He was seen by a Registrar, sent for x-ray, seen by the consultant, and t...

14 May 2015

Excellent!

I'm so very grateful for the care and kindness I have been shown by my consultant and team. I was so impressed with the way they have dea...

14 May 2015

thank you

Hi last week I had my 1st opp in 61yrs , and to be honest I was dreading it but thanks to the staff on elmstead day surgery they turned...

14 May 2015

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Last updated on 13 June 2011.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust