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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 126 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 Urgent Care Centre.

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)

87% 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)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

129% 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. 1076 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 428 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4846 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

Harbledown Ward

Very pleasantly surprised when visiting my father at this dementia ward, spacious , clean and calm with plenty of staff.The staff were su...

19 November 2016

excellent care on HDU and the Clarke ward

I had surgery ( robotic assisted nephrectomy) to remove a tumour on one of my kidneys and I was under excellent care. After undergoing th...

17 November 2016

Elderly care

81 yr old father with dementia, not eaten or drunk for 5 days ( due to severe oral thrush )and sudden need to urinate due to a UTI. There...

17 November 2016

First experience o BSU

Following a routine mammogram, I was called for a follow-up appointment. I was very anxious. Everybody, from the receptionist to the me...

14 November 2016

Abysmal service at Gastroenterology

I had genotype 3a hepatitis c, which is a life threatening disease. I last saw the consultant in mid December last year. Their attitude w...

5 November 2016

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Last updated on 11 October 2016.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust