Southend Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 179 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

96% 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)

116% 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)

117% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1624 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 805 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

72%staff recommend this hospital for care. 323 responses. 4174 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 323 responses. 4174 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4535 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Gynaecology dept

Saw a consultant about a very sensitive condition. The consultant didn't listen to anything I was trying to tell them, and was very rude....

24 May 2017

Would leave 0 I could

Waited 4 months for an appointment to talk to a "specialist" doctor who was clueless about my condition. Waited 1hr and 45 mins for my ap...

22 May 2017

attendance at A&E today - 19.05.17 - excellence

Attended the above department. I was very impressed with the staff at the main desk. The environment was calm and all patients were dea...

20 May 2017

Gynaecology

Never answer their phones. Been waiting since end of Jan for an appointment, get an appointment I cannot make. Tried to ring to change ap...

12 May 2017

Rheumatology treatment with Care

I have recently moved to the area, i have had lots of treatment at other hospitals, Treatment i received at the Rheumatology Dept, South...

1 May 2017

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Last updated on 10 January 2017.

Information supplied by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust