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

stay one week in saxmundam ward broken femer

I was treated at all times with great care my stay was made comfortable my thanks to all the nurses and doctors they are amazing and wor...

25 September 2016

I would like to tell you how pleased I was with the treatment I received when I

I would like to tell you how pleased I was with the treatment I received when I recently had a Hernia repair operation, before, during an...

13 September 2016

martlesham ward

The surgeon performed an anterior cervical procedure on my neck.I have had many operations at west Suffolk hospital but this was my firs...

4 September 2016

Excellent service

In absolute agony with kidney stone, ambulance guys terrific, was a long wait in the corridor but appreciate staff were all working hard ...

2 September 2016

Rude staff

I came to the Physiotherapy dept today, the staff there are so inadequate! ! The queue was huge ... there were so many questions they co...

1 September 2016

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust