Broomfield Hospital

01245 362000 Court Road , Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET
http://www.meht.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 299 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Outside the new wing at Broomfield Hospital

Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute and community based services to a local population of approx 371,000. It also provides regional upper gastrointestinal (upper GI) surgical services, a national profile plastics service and regional head and neck services, in addition to a supra regional burns service (St Andrew's centre for plastic surgery and burns).

The Trust, based in the heart of Essex, employs over 3,800 staff and provides services from five sites in and around Chelmsford, Maldon, Braintree and Witham. However, the Trust’s estate has changed significantly with the opening of a new hospital wing.

Publishing Safe Staffing
From June 2014 all Trusts will be publishing their nursing and midwifery staffing information on a monthly basis. The results are available here through the NHS Choices website, as well as on our internet safe staffing page.

http://www.meht.nhs.uk/about-us-/safe-staffing/

Contact details, map and directions

Broomfield Hospital

Tel: 01245 362000

Address: Court Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

Website: http://www.meht.nhs.uk/

Email: communications@meht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Broomfield Hospital

This hospital is managed by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

119% 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)

3.96% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1657 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

70%Patients recommend this hospital. 663 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 836 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 836 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 6451 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

Thank you for such wonderful care

I am writing to thank the staff of Broomfield Hospital for the amazing care they have and are affording my husband. From the time he was...

26 May 2016

We were really lucky

My daughter became very ill all of a sudden, we where taken to Broomfield Hospital where she was admitted, treated for Gastroenteritis an...

25 May 2016

Lessons for the NHS

I attended for a routine appointment and noticed all the usual problems I suspect this hospital is a good example of what is wrong with t...

24 May 2016

About the NHS absence of services

What is going on? Consultants, week-end, evening = close Pharmacy at the hospital: restricted time and close on Sunday! GP surgeries...

22 May 2016

Not meant to be called National Health Services

Found consultants too pretentious and not very professsional. Overall the medical services would need to be revised urgently as those se...

19 May 2016

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust