Macclesfield District General Hospital

Telephone: 01625 421000
Address: Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 3BL
Website: http://www.eastcheshire.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 137 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Macclesfield Hospital

East Cheshire NHS Trusts vision is to deliver the best care in the right place. This applies not only to the population of Cheshire, but also to neighboring areas including Stockport, High Peak and North Staffordshire.

East Cheshire NHS Trust was established in 2002, and operates three hospitals - in Macclesfield, Knutsford and Congleton. Macclesfield District General Hospital was purpose-built in the early 1980s to replace a much older infirmary.

East Cheshire NHS Trust is an integrated community and acute Trust, providing healthcare across central and eastern Cheshire and surrounding areas. The Trust provides health services in its hospitals, in people’s homes and in community locations – and with over 3,500 dedicated staff, it serves a local population of around 470,000 people. Together our community and hospital services can deliver safe, effective health care to patients at the right time and in the right place, wherever they’re located.

Quality is at the core of our mission and vision statements, and underpins our organisational values, strategic objectives and transformation plan.

Our community health services include; district nursing, health visiting, intermediate care, occupational therapy and physiotherapy, community dental services, speech and language therapy and palliative care. Hospital services include Accident and Emergency care and emergency surgery; elective surgery in many specialties; maternity and cancer services.

These services are delivered through a Clinical Business Group Structure. The Business

Groups are:

  1. Acute Care
  2. Families and Wellbeing and
  3. Community.

We also provide a number of hospital services in partnership with other local Trusts and private providers, including pathology, urology and renal dialysis services.

Contact details, map and directions

Macclesfield District General Hospital

Tel: 01625 421000

Address: Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 3BL

Website: http://www.eastcheshire.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

Our Clinical Business Group structure. Acute Care Business Group, Community Business Group - East Locality and South and Vale Royal Locality and Families and Wellbeing Business Group.

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

Quality of service at Macclesfield District General Hospital

This hospital is managed by East Cheshire NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

118% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

93%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 261 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 539 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

73% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 314 responses. 3371 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 314 responses. 3371 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

epilepsy

whilst visiting my grandson on numerous occasions last year the staff could not get medication sorted properly causing him to have more e...

19 October 2014

hospital staff no compassion

While visiting a sick friend on ward 8 we saw a elderly lady who had dementia,with a plate of food,we watched her trying to eat her food ...

11 October 2014

World class staff, world class treatment

You won't find a better, more professional, dedicated and caring team of medical and support staff anywhere in the world. It would be imp...

9 October 2014

Where are the Visiting Times

I cannot find any visiting times in your website for the maternity dept. This seems a striking omission.

1 October 2014

Very pleased with my care

I attended the hospital for colonoscopy in September 2014 and can honestly say I was very happy with the service from start to finish. I ...

1 October 2014

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Last updated on 19 March 2014.

Information supplied by East Cheshire NHS Trust