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The Ipswich Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 135 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)

98% 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)

93% 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)

97% 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. 1565 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

68%Patients recommend this hospital. 567 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

89%staff recommend this hospital for care. 290 responses. 4094 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

71%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 290 responses. 4094 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 742 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Customer care

Both my husband and myself have had outpatient and in patient treatment over the past 20 years. We have had to deal with many hospitals ...

8 December 2016

Unimpressed

I sadly had to come here twice. The doctor and their sidekick were horrible to say the least. They were having a go at me for no real rea...

7 December 2016

The most amazing team

From reception to health carer, nurses, anaethetist, Doctor, radiologists, house keepers. The most amazing team. I have suffered with pai...

2 December 2016

Consultant in Neurology

I had an appointment in November with a Consultant in Neurology. Was seen on time and for the first time I saw a consultant who did not t...

2 December 2016

I have only praise for all the team

I would like to thank everyone in the eye clinic which I have visited many times over the past 3 months. I have only praise for all the t...

1 December 2016

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust