The Ipswich Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 134 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)

105% 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. 1396 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

68%Patients recommend this hospital. 505 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. 1148 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

My daughter

My daughter was admitted via A/E recently .She arrived in the afternoon and was not seen for almost 9 hours by doctors they decided to ad...

29 June 2016

Friendly

I'm just out if Ipswich today I had a operation on my spine for disc removal it was my first time in surgery and was very scared and unea...

25 June 2016

Colonoscopy Examination

Preparation for the procedure was explained in an informative pack sent to me with the Moviprep Medication well in advance of the procedu...

23 June 2016

All the staff were fantastic

I just wanted to say my daughter stayed on Orwell ward for about 6 days and all the staff were fantastic and kind to us all. Also the cle...

19 June 2016

Outpatients appointment at eye clinic

Encountered a very long wait to see a doctor after other procedures had been carried out. Was told that they had been called away to emer...

15 June 2016

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust