The Ipswich Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 140 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

Pain Management Clinic Ipswich Hospital

the consultant I saw began by complaining that I had not seen the consultant recently - in fact an appointment had been cancelled by a be...

22 March 2017

Flexible Cystocopy

I was extremely impressed with the care and efficiency of the consultant and their staff in dealing with my investigation, especially sin...

22 March 2017

Colonoscopy Dept

I today I visited the Endoscopy Unit for a Colonoscopy. I was so very nervous and anxious, but from the time I entered the unit I was pu...

13 March 2017

thank you PODIATRY/surgical Podiatry

I had an appointment today about a very annoying foot problem, saw two doctors in the outpatients department, I was very grateful with th...

2 March 2017

Angiogram at The Heart Centre

I attended the Heart Centre for an angiogram yesterday. I was nervous and anxious but from the moment I arrrived was given the very best ...

1 March 2017

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Last updated on 12 February 2015.

Information supplied by Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust