Broomfield Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 188 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

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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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
Ward level breakdown

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

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

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

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

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

1.07% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

5.88% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

67 from 691 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

41 from 834 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher thye score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Public versus Private

I, personally, think that a consultant at Broomfield Hospital should be NHS only, if the consultant at the hospital is also involved in '...

28 July 2014

Telephone

I had to wait for 8 minutes today for the operator to answer my call. She was obviously answering other calls so perhaps it might be an i...

27 July 2014

Rude uncooperative staff in blood testing dept

I am very unhappy at the way I have been treated in the blood testing dept at Broomfield hospital today thurs 24th July. I was sent in wi...

24 July 2014

Communication lacking

Our elderly mother was an in patient and was termed as having 'capacity,' however, this capacity was obviously not always there. Staff w...

22 July 2014

Where's the care?

Recent experience on Stock ward left me feeling disappointed. I was obviously pleased that the skill of the surgeon managed to repair my...

17 July 2014

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust