Broomfield Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 301 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)

90% 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)

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)

132% 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. 1606 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

75%Patients recommend this hospital. 620 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

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 6988 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

visit to surgical emergency dept.

required surgery to treat a problem on my neck,excellent care and treatment from all staff involved who were very friendly and helpful.ou...

28 April 2016

A&E Visit

I visited A&E due to having a foreign object in my ear, which was causing me extreme discomfort and giving me partial hearing loss. All ...

24 April 2016

My daughter was referred to Ipswich hospital in January 2016. She was diagnosed

My daughter was referred to Ipswich hospital in January 2016. She was diagnosed with a rare form of breast cancer at another hospital who...

23 April 2016

Colonoscopy Procedure

I had a colonoscopy at Broomfield yesterday and I cannot praise the staff enough. The whole experience was handled extremely well, the wh...

22 April 2016

My angioplas operation

I was unfortunate enough to have an angina attack recently. The ambulance team took me to Broomfield hospital who then made room for me ...

22 April 2016

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust