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 172 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)

105% 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)

113% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

104% 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)

132% 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. 680 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 809 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 276 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

62%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 276 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 461 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1000 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

Tooth removal of ultra nervous patient

I was called for a 2 tooth extraction under a required general, Monday. Was admitted as day patient this afternoon. I was really please...

27 August 2015

Visit to Nantwich Physio Department

This was my first encounter with the Community Physiotherapy Department at Nantwich Health Centre, and I must say how impressed I was. ...

27 August 2015

Prostate Urology

Following a Digital Rectal Examination, I was alarmed that the urologist was intending to undertake a biopsy without even discussing the ...

16 August 2015

Efficient and informed treatment by orthopaedic outpatients

My daughter who is now 16 has had a misdiagnosed knee problem for the past 6 years. I have tried for 6 years to explain to our GP that he...

16 August 2015

prompt efficient service

impressed with the prompt care and attention from the DVT screening department.. I found the vascular sonographer very sincere and inspi...

12 August 2015

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Last updated on 19 March 2014.

Information supplied by East Cheshire NHS Trust