Broomfield Hospital

01245 362000 Court Road , Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET
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

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

91% 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)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

130% 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

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 941 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 836 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 836 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 7992 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Very impressed

My sister was admitted into hostel at the age of 28 having suffered a stroke. Due to her not displaying typical symptoms it was down to a...

4 February 2016

Waiting time

I accompanied my wife to an outpatient appointment which resulted in her being sent for a blood test. There was standing room only in the...

4 February 2016

Appalling Cardiology Outpatients after initial visit

My initial visit to cardiology outpatients was in late 2014 (dilated aorta and ckd) and the consultant (C) seemed very helpful and ordere...

26 January 2016

Childrens A&E visit

I visited Childrens A&E yesterday with my 11 yr old daughter who had hurt her foot. We were dealt with and listened to every step. ...

25 January 2016

My mother was brought into a and e after having a fall in the middle of the...

My mother was brought into a and e after having a fall in the middle of the night. At no time during her time in hospital was I phoned to...

23 January 2016

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust