The Ipswich Hospital

Telephone: 01473 712233
Address: Heath Road, ..., Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 5PD
Website: http://www.ipswichhospital.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 132 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Ipswich Hospital

Welcome to Ipswich Hospital.

This hospital has a huge place in people’s hearts. Everyone who works here know that affection is earned by delivering safe, high quality compassionate care, everyday to all of our patients, their relatives and carers.

Every day I am humbled by the acts of kindness I see from staff and volunteers. I am immensely proud to be the chief executive of this hospital. Do please get in touch with me to share your experiences of this hospital, particularly how we can get better still.

You can give your comments on this site, by Twitter @IpswichHosp or email me at nick.hulme@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

Visit our website for all our latest news and developments.

Nick Hulme
Chief Executive

Contact details, map and directions

The Ipswich Hospital

Tel: 01473 712233   Fax: 01473 703400

Address: Heath Road, ..., Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 5PD

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

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Quality of service at The Ipswich Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

103% 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

0.41% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

1.63% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1299 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 225 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 345 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

68%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 345 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 697 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

creaking

Nice staff but struggling. Two current experiences as a relative. The first was a patient who was left far too long uncleaned, reported a...

29 August 2015

A and E and Brantham Ward

Our dad, 80 years of age, was admitted to A and E on 25 August 2015 with severe chest pain. Everyone in the dept were brilliant especial...

26 August 2015

Stour Centre

My appointment was 2pm, and arrived 5 minutes early to a nurse who dismissed me and asked for my name, and then said 'wait in there!' I h...

21 August 2015

Paediatric A&E

I've just visited paediatric A&E with my 8year old daughter and was very impressed with the staff on duty. There was a friendly recep...

16 August 2015

Outstanding service & treatment

I would like to thank the doctor and their team and all the other medical staff involved in my treatment at the hospital. I fractured...

16 August 2015

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust