Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

01843 225544 Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, St Peters Road , Margate, Kent, CT9 4AN
http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/qeqm

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 128 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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The Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, Margate is an acute hospital providing a range of emergency and elective services and comprehensive trauma, orthopaedic, obstetrics, general surgery and paediatric services. The hospital dates back to the 1930s when the original building was constructed. Between 1996 and 1998 most services were relocated and expanded into a new main hospital building linked to the original facilities.

The hospital has a specialist centre for gynaecological cancer and modern operating theatres, Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) facilities, children’s inpatient and outpatient facilities, a new Cardiac Catheter Laboratory and Cancer Unit.    

QEQM has a post graduate teaching centre and staff accommodation. On site there are also co-located adult and elderly mental health facilities run by the Kent & Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust.

For more information please visit www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/qeqm

Contact details, map and directions

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Tel: 01843 225544

Address: Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, St Peters Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 4AN

Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/qeqm

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Quality of service at Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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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)

84% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

103% 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)

99% 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

0.32% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.28% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 801 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

78%Patients recommend this hospital. 1134 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2155 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

53%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2155 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 5072 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

3 week wait for blood results.

A blood test was ordered by my pathologist Doctor at this hospital as an out patient. The doctor told me the results would be in within a...

28 April 2016

Friendly and helpful

I had a minor procedure in ENT. This was the first time I had ever been for an operation and under General anesthetic. All the nurses wer...

20 April 2016

Sunday treatment

Very helpful, efficient and friendly. Quickly treated the condition I came in with. Excellent service from everyone I met.

10 April 2016

A & E Department

My husband is a Type 1 Diabetic with Kidney Failure. He was diagnosed with DVT, Pulmonary Embolism, Atrial Fibrillation and Acute Acidosi...

5 April 2016

The very best care

Dear QEQM I just wanted to tell you about the fantastic level of care I had during my stay with you in the Quex ward, all the nursing sta...

21 March 2016

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust