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 123 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)

94% 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)

97% 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)

91% 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)

104% 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

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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 994 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1013 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79%staff recommend this hospital for care. 493 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 493 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

All the staff were incredible

My 2 year old son had a fit after getting overheated, suffering from acute tonsillitis which we were informed upon after assessment. He s...

19 May 2015

eye clint

Nhs at its best doctors and nurses excellent ward very clean all staff helpful

13 May 2015

cant be faulted

staff all very helpful . clean tidy waiting area. ent doctor gave me micro suction made me aware I would be a bit dizzy after. explained ...

11 May 2015

Best service ever

I must praise the staff of needham ward and the A &E dept flly. I have been admitted 3 times in the last six weeks for a dislocated hip ...

8 May 2015

Ipswich hospital most impressed

Most impressed with the care and attention I received and the analysis of my condition . The wards were spotless staff excellent and cari...

5 May 2015

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust