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 281 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)

88% 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)

81% 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)

98% 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)

78% 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

0.00% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

4.66% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

69 from 812 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

40 from 665 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Stroke Unit colchester general

The care and compassion shown to my husband were outstanding. The patience and constant good humour of the staff was such a help to the w...

2 September 2014

Emergency bowel operation

I would like to say a big thank you to my consultant and his team for the excellent treatment I received when I was admitted for an emerg...

2 September 2014

Very Sucessful Operation to my Shoulder

I would like to say a big thank you to the doctor and all the Team working with him for the excellent surgery that was done by them to r...

31 August 2014

Elsmstead day unit Colchester

I was at elsmstead day unit yesterday, I had the best staff I wish I got there names they were the best I reacted bad to my medication, t...

30 August 2014

In hospital 17days a harrowing experience.

Arrived to A&E for the 2nd time in 2 weeks, 1st time got diagnosed my right sided abdo pain as constipation,gave mepicolax & sent me home...

25 August 2014

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Last updated on 13 June 2011.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust