Colchester General Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 421 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)

83% 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)

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

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

95% 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. 1943 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 937 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

66%staff recommend this hospital for care. 205 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 205 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 688 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Best treatment

I attended the fast track clinic for a cystoscopy. I received the appointment days after my initial doctors appointment. The department w...

29 May 2016

All staff have always bene more than helpful &professional

Having lived in Colchester for the best part of 30 years, I have had a variety of experiences with Colchester hospital, from the loss of ...

24 May 2016

My elderly relative was taken to Colchester General last week with bad...

My elderly relative was taken to Colchester General last week with bad breathing problems. She was in the Accident and Emergency departme...

22 May 2016

A&E Experience Excellent

There are many reports about this hospital that are not complimentary but I am here to give you a different view. I came to a very packed...

17 May 2016

my husband's treatment

I would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff for the expert care my husband was given following the heart attack he just before Ch...

15 May 2016

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust