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 413 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)

96% 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)

121% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

99% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1900 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 576 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

68%staff recommend this hospital for care. 577 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 577 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 173 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Amazing care given.

My elderly Mother was admitted just prior to Christmas last year via A&E direct unit, her stay was extended as I had developed a chest in...

3 September 2015

Heart failure and Hip Operation - both superbly managed.

In 2012 I was an emergency admission with a wrongly diagnosed condition. Staff on EAU quickly established I had dilated cardiomyopathy an...

3 September 2015

My mum Elaine's radiotherapy and brachytherapy

What an amazing helpful caring considerate team! My mum is registered severely sight impaired and the team couldn't be more helpful. It's...

31 August 2015

My Morning at the Elmstead Unit

After my interview to discuss medical problems and medication, I was shown to a bed to await my colonoscopy by a very caring nurse, I was...

31 August 2015

waiting in majors a and e

My wife was admitted to majors a and e 2 weeks ago with severe abdominal pain. She has a pancreatic cyst which was diagnosed 3 years ago ...

31 August 2015

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust