Colchester General Hospital

Telephone: 01206 747474
Address: Turner Road, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 233 ratings for this hospital


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.

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Colchester General Hospital

Tel: 01206 747474   Fax: 01206 742220

Address: Turner Road, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL



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Latest reviews of this hospital

First rate care

My husband collapsed and was rushed to hospital at the beginning of February. His life was saved by emergency vascular surgery for an Ab...

14 April 2014

An elongated experience of EAD

I went to the ED as recommended by the ambulance service, having been suffering chest pains. Treatment in the ED was very good, a short w...

13 April 2014

Medical Assesment Unit

My Mother was taken, as an emergency, to CGH 3x in as many weeks with heart related syptoms. Twice she was sent home with no resolution, ...

11 April 2014

my young daughter was admitted to the childrens ward

I was impressed with the cleanliness of the ward and surrounding areas. My daughter is only 8 but was treated with enormous respect and c...

10 April 2014

Self-concious uncomfortable

Appointment with Neurologist, no acknowledgment when I walked in no "hello or good morning" another man sitting in office studying me, wa...

10 April 2014

Quality of service at Colchester General Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

72 from 898 responses
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

49 from 387 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Care Quality Commission national standards

Enforcement action in progress
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Number of MRSA cases in last 3 months

0 case(s) in the last three months

Patient survey score for cleanliness

As expected with a score of 9.04

C. difficile infections in last 3 months

Average (0.01 cases per bed in the last three months)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Poor - Some alerts not signed off after deadline

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Last updated on 13 June 2011.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust