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 170 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 inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

102% 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)

115% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

137% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 643 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 749 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79%staff recommend this hospital for care. 198 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

62%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 198 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 762 responses.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Amazing

I took myself to A and E on Thursday experiencing chest pains. Turned out to be minor heart attack. By Saturday I was back home after hav...

27 July 2015

Phone Answering

Tried to call to ask about Emergency patient, no answer, apalling standard

24 July 2015

5* Orthopedic department

I was refered to the orthopedic department from a&e with ankle ligament damage. Wow! From the waiting room, to the consultant, to...

21 July 2015

Still waiting to hear

I have been to Macclesfield hospital a few times for various things and would give 5 stars but I was referred to the doctor after my knee...

20 July 2015

maternity ward and midwifes

Terrible worst experience. When becoming a first time mum your already nervous and not knowing what to expect. The midwives here do not p...

17 July 2015

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Last updated on 19 March 2014.

Information supplied by East Cheshire NHS Trust