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 147 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)

92% 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)

122% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 920 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 330 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

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 2763 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

So far so good.

My GP referred me to the ENT department. I was seen at the correct time, given clear directions when leaving the department for a hearing...

19 February 2017

Can't get to speak to anyone from maxillio facial

I had to wait 8 months to be referred by my dentist for a cyst and wisdom tooth to be removed, then when I had surgery maxillio said they...

17 February 2017

UCC outstanding and very friendly staff

Took my friend to the urgent care centre tonight after she was in really bad pain and discomfort. Waited no longer than 30 minutes in the...

17 February 2017

Excellent care

I have been ill for a long time but the doctors and staff 'took me apart' to find out what was wrong with me. The prescription I was gi...

16 February 2017

Excellent hospital

I would recommend this hospital to anyone. I have attended on a few occasions and I am always seen on time. Medical professionals are alw...

16 February 2017

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Last updated on 11 October 2016.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust