The Ipswich Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 138 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)

95% 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)

94% 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)

101% 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. 1673 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 775 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1084 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent maternity services

I recently had my 2nd child at ipswich hospital in deben ward and orwell ward and cannot fault the staff. From domestic assistants making...

12 April 2017

MRI

I was offered a short notice appointment via my consultant for a lower body MRI on11/04/17. felt like I was a number not a person who mi...

12 April 2017

Dermatology clinic

My Husband had an appointment yesterday (31st March 2017) with the dermatology clinic. We were slightly apprehensive about the visit as s...

1 April 2017

Extremely profession but also extremely caring

My mother (age 82) had a fall and I brought her to A & E with an injured face and hands. She was seen relatively quickly and the trea...

30 March 2017

Hard to get appointments without disrupting school

I booked my son in with the only non school timed appointment in the day. My son has an ehcp and we have numerous appointments at various...

26 March 2017

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust