The Ipswich Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 129 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)

93% 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)

93% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1494 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 862 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. 1372 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Spinal Unit

Pros (none) Cons(many) dismal/uninviting waiting area. Haphazard ticket system. Unacceptable waiting time without apology (5...

22 August 2016

Abusive and aggressive ward sister time approx 10:30am 12/8/

I collapsed at home with very bad stomach pains and dizziness so I called for a doctor not an ambulance as I know it's important not to r...

15 August 2016

HCA was incredible

I won't go into detail but I just want to give a huge thank you to a particular HCA on Capel Ward, who was an absolute angel while my fri...

8 August 2016

Spinal fusion surgery

My husband was admitted to Martlesham Ward last October for spinal surgery - from our first visit to this hospital right through to final...

5 August 2016

Husband's eye clinic appointment at the Ipswich Hospital

My husband was called into a room and told to sit down in a chair with equipment in front of him. My husband said hello to the person be...

5 August 2016

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust