Kent and Canterbury Hospital

01227 766877 Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road , Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3NG
http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/kentandcanterburyhospital

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 116 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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The Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury is an acute hospital providing a range of elective and emergency services including an innovative Emergency Care Centre (ECC) .

The hospital is located on the outskirts of the City of Canterbury. The original part of the main hospital building was constructed in 1937, with later developments undertaken on site in the1960s.

This hospital provides a central base for many specialist services in east Kent such as renal, vascular, interventional radiology, urology, dermatology, neurology and haemophilia services.

Kent and Canterbury Hospital has a postgraduate teaching centre and staff accommodation.

For more information please visit www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/kentandcanterburyhospital 

Contact details, map and directions

Kent and Canterbury Hospital

Tel: 01227 766877

Address: Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3NG

Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/kentandcanterburyhospital

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Kent and Canterbury Hospital

This hospital is managed by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of registered nurse day 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 day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

88% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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)

118% 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

0.32% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.28% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1324 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 367 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7474% staff recommend this hospital for care. 2107 responses. 7828 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

4949% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2107 responses. 7828 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4614 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Will be making a formal complaint

I got referred urgently by my GP on 27th April, told I would be seen within 4weeks Appointment was for 10 weeks later! Kept phoning for a...

20 August 2016

Trying to find a friend

I have a very dear friend who was a patient in your hospital ,I think last year,I spoke with an operator who so kind and helpful , they ...

18 August 2016

Early pregnancy unit.

I was seen in the early pregnancy unit for a miscarriage, initially by a member of staff at William Harvey and then by another at Kent an...

13 August 2016

treatment in minor injuries etc

i was taken to k & c on 29/07/16 with a bleeding varicose vein. i was treated with dignity and compassion. kindness was shown especially ...

13 August 2016

Concerns about staff and patient confidentiality

I attended the fracture clinic and the x-ray clinic on two occasions a week apart in the last fortnight. On both days a receptionist in b...

11 August 2016

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Last updated on 24 November 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust