Southend Hospital

Telephone: 01702 435555
Address: Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY
Website: http://www.southend.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 136 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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Southend University Hospital provides healthcare for around 330,000 people through a comprehensive range of acute services found at the main Prittlewell Chase site and at outlying satellite clinics across the region.

Our hospital is the South Essex surgical centre for uro-oncology and gynae-oncology surgery and is a centre of excellence for the care of stroke. We provide a comprehensive range of acute services including: acute medical and surgical specialities: general medicine; general surgery; orthopaedics; ear, nose and throat; ophthalmology; cancer treatment; renal dialysis; obstetrics & gynaecology, and children's services.

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Southend Hospital

Tel: 01702 435555   Fax: 01702 385856

Address: Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY

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

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Quality of service at Southend Hospital

This hospital is managed by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

103% 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 Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 528 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 582 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

63% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 131 responses. 4716 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

31% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 131 responses. 4716 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Emergency and End of Life Care

On behalf of my family, I would like to express our deep gratitude for the exceptional care, compassion and professionalism of all of the...

27 January 2015

The day stay unit is amazing

I went for a small procedure in the day stay unit yesterday, The first thing i noticed was the friendly reception staff. My appointm...

17 January 2015

Was so well looked after my op of colon cancer.

My quick recovery was due to the good nurseing and surgeons. Couldn't have better care if I had gone private.

3 January 2015

Was so well looked after my op of colon cancer.

My stay was made easy by the nurses and my surgeon making me feel at ease and being very attentive . Couldn't have better care if I had ...

3 January 2015

good staff

i was in southbourne on 22/10/14 for open partial nepherectomy, and i was impressed with care and support of the staff. especially the st...

15 December 2014

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Last updated on 28 July 2010.

Information supplied by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust