The Ipswich Hospital

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

4.5 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)

94% 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)

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

94% 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)

108% 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. 1410 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

70%Patients recommend this hospital. 644 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8787% staff recommend this hospital for care. 425 responses. 4039 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6363% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 425 responses. 4039 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 906 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Friendly and cheerful sister in A&E

I was attended to by Sister Sally in the A and E Department on Thursday morning. She was very professional, put me at ease and fully exp...

28 July 2016

Foot Surgery, Better Than I Could Hope For!

About three months ago, I attended your hospital for a minor operation to remove an arthritic lump from my foot. I'd previously been refe...

17 July 2016

Lack off knowledge and care

I was looked after really well when I arrived. I was first on the op list so didn't have long to wait at all. Went down to theater had op...

16 July 2016

Excellent service

My consultant rheumatologist is unfortunately away, so I had to have a rearranged appointment only 3 days later. They were still away so ...

14 July 2016

Couldn't have received better care if I had gone private

I had spinal surgery at the Ipswich hospital and I have to say that from the first appointment through to the operation and after care I ...

12 July 2016

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust