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)

89% 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)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

91% 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)

102% 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. 1480 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

61%Patients recommend this hospital. 403 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 376 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 376 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1427 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent Care for Nervous Patients

I would like to assure any person likely or due to receive minor oral surgery, you need worry no more. On 17th May I underwent a tooth ex...

18 May 2016

I am a dressage trainer, working with horses every day. On Tuesday 10th May I...

I am a dressage trainer, working with horses every day. On Tuesday 10th May I was kicked by a young horse with both hind legs and substan...

14 May 2016

My son often plays on the field next to the hospital and is subjected to second

My son often plays on the field next to the hospital and is subjected to second hand smoke of hospital staff, standing beside the field f...

24 April 2016

Great care!

Good communication and thorough explanations regarding treatment options from Musculo-skeletal assessment team, Consultant Radiologist &a...

22 April 2016

Absolutely fantastic

I am rather fortunate in the fact hospitals are places I have managed to avoid for the most part in my life. That changed one Tuesday aft...

14 April 2016

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust