Colchester General Hospital

01206 747474 Turner Road , Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL
http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 446 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)

88% 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)

79% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

86% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1909 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 989 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

64%staff recommend this hospital for care. 61 responses. 4252 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

48%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 61 responses. 4252 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 345 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Unexpected short stay in Colchester general

I would like to express my extreme satisfaction of the care I received at colchester general hospital recently, from my visit to A and E ...

17 January 2017

Daughters visit to A&E

My daughter was seen pretty much straight away last Friday evening..waited for 5 minutes. She was treated very well by all the staff..par...

17 January 2017

Endoscopy day case

I went in for a colonoscopy as a day case on the 15th Jan and I am was impressed with the staff the smooth running of the department and ...

15 January 2017

Very lovely staff

On New Year's Day I attended A&E with my 7 year old daughter. She had fallen and fractured her wrist. We were seen within minutes buy ver...

13 January 2017

Bone Marrow Biopsy

I attended the haematology day care suite today to have a bone marrow biopsy under local anaesthetic and was obviously anxious as to the ...

11 January 2017

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust