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 128 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)

98% 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)

106% 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. 1061 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 512 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 360 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

65%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 360 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Simply awful A&E Department.

At 49 years of age I've had to visit an A&E on a couple of occasions. This the second occasion it was at Ipswich Hospital, having ...

3 July 2015

Daughter's fracture, surgery and subsequent treatment

My daughter suffered a serious injury to her elbow in July 2014 while using a trampoline. Her treatment from the beginning to end of seve...

25 June 2015

Raedwald Day Surgery Unit

Attended the day surgery unit yesterday for a minor operation and was really impressed with facilities and service. From the warm welcom...

19 June 2015

Quite happy to be a "frequent flyer" here

Having a melange of chronic issues, I have been what the staff refer to as a "frequent flyer" in Ipswich Hospital for over 15 years now, ...

17 June 2015

Occupational health

I am slightly confused and concerned as to how my records and appointment could have gone missing from the system.. I attended last year ...

15 June 2015

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust