Broomfield Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 302 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

This hospital is managed by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

88% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

119% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1586 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 865 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 224 responses. 4503 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

71%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 224 responses. 4503 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 5938 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

Dermatology dept

I was referred by my GP under the urgent 2 week wait system. I was contacted by the hospital within 1 week by phone and a convenient and ...

17 January 2017

Visit to a & e dept prompt service and thorough examination

Amazing attention ,saw triage nurse within 30 mins ,had e cg , bloods taken , saw stroke nurse, then doctor who abvised a ct scan . Had s...

15 January 2017

First time stay in Broomfield

Stayed only one night in Stock Ward. Pleasantly surprised at the bright, clean décor that was free from marks and scuffs. The room was s...

14 January 2017

Fitting and servicing a Blood Pressure Monitor as an Out Patient

I was fitted with a Blood Pressure monitor. This broke down after 2hrs. I returned to Broomfield Hospital and was told by the receptionis...

13 January 2017

A&E visit this morning

My wife was admitted to A&E urgently this morning. She received outstanding service by the team in A&E. ...

12 January 2017

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust