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 133 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)

113% 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)

102% 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)

125% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 714 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 504 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

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

cardiac rehabilitation

I would just like to say a huge thank you to the cardiac rehab team. I have recently completed my 6 weeks of rehab following a heart att...

14 December 2014

Absolutely filthy

Whilst I cannot fault any of the staff, as they were very efficient and quick to see my son who is just over a year, this place was just ...

27 November 2014

eye unit for surgery

From start to finish i was well looked after and put at ease. The staff were very professional and friendly adding to a most pleasant sta...

25 November 2014

Outstanding treatment

Just a short visit this time, an overnight stay. I had a TIA in September and spent a number of days and nights on the benfleet stroke w...

21 November 2014

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Last updated on 28 July 2010.

Information supplied by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust