Kent and Canterbury Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 112 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)

93% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

124% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1051 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 477 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

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 3635 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

CUT OFF TIME AND TIME AND TIME AGAIN

Cut off time and time again when trying to find out if referral received in Ophthalmic Dept.

30 June 2016

Colposcopy with Biopsy.

I had an appointment booked for a Colposcopy at K&C last Friday, after an abnormal result following a smear. I was quite mervous about ...

28 June 2016

my experience in Canterbury hospital

I was taken to emergency for chest problems from there to CDU and then onto mount ward Canterbury I'm 58 I'm copd I thought I had just a ...

27 June 2016

CDU/Taylor ward (cardiology)

I recently spent 2 nights in CDU followed by several more on Taylor Ward. A big thank you to the excellent nursing staff (including stude...

24 June 2016

Test results

In April GP tried to get hospital admittance for my husband as he was in great pain and discomfort but there were no beds available. An ...

22 June 2016

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Last updated on 24 November 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust