Broomfield Hospital

Telephone: 01245 362000
Address: Court Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET
Website: http://www.meht.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 309 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Outside the new wing at Broomfield Hospital

Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute and community based services to a local population of approx 371,000. It also provides regional upper gastrointestinal (upper GI) surgical services, a national profile plastics service and regional head and neck services, in addition to a supra regional burns service (St Andrew's centre for plastic surgery and burns).

The Trust, based in the heart of Essex, employs over 3,800 staff and provides services from five sites in and around Chelmsford, Maldon, Braintree and Witham. However, the Trust’s estate has changed significantly with the opening of a new hospital wing.

Publishing Safe Staffing
From June 2014 all Trusts will be publishing their nursing and midwifery staffing information on a monthly basis. The results are available here through the NHS Choices website, as well as on our internet safe staffing page.

http://www.meht.nhs.uk/about-us-/safe-staffing/

Contact details, map and directions

Broomfield Hospital

Tel: 01245 362000

Address: Court Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

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

Email: communications@meht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Broomfield Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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% 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)

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

138% 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% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.96% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1519 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

74%Patients recommend this hospital. 1097 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82%staff recommend this hospital for care. 322 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

59%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 322 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

radiology procedue,..my thanks

I wanted to say how proud I am to be a member of stff at Boomfield Hospital. I had a procedure today in the radiology department. I was ...

1 July 2015

Visit to A and E

I attended A and E with symptoms that led the triage nurse to believe that I may be having a stroke. From when I arrived in the departm...

28 June 2015

Fantastic service from Phlebotomy at Broomfield Hospital

I visit this department fairly often (every 3months on average) and have always had the same proficient service every time I attend. I ve...

25 June 2015

Nephrology and oncology depts

I have been treated for kidney disease for a couple of years now at broomfield. the staff and doctors are very informative and friendly i...

24 June 2015

My father was admitted via A&E on monday 8th June.

The care from triage (nurse, very professional) through majors, CT & CXR was outstanding. The initiation of prophylactic treatment, with ...

23 June 2015

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust