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 184 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/

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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 national standards

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

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

100% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

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

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

1.07% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.88% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

67 from 691 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

41 from 834 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher thye score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Where's the care?

Recent experience on Stock ward left me feeling disappointed. I was obviously pleased that the skill of the surgeon managed to repair my...

17 July 2014

Excellent Hospital

Bright, modern ,clean, we found the care and standards very high and feel lucky to have such a good hospital in our area, Thankyou to all...

17 July 2014

Agency nurses

On two occations i have had bad treatment by agency nurses who have been arrogant and rude and very lazy the rest of thestaff from matro...

17 July 2014

excellent treatment

Last year I was unlucky enough to had a damaged retina, I attended A and E and within four hours I was in the Ophthalmology clinic. I con...

11 July 2014

Excellent Maternity care

Having my baby at Broomfield was the best experience for being a first time mother. The midwives were absolutely amazing, extremely knowl...

10 July 2014

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust