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 131 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)

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)

103% 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)

103% 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. 554 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. 5198 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Patients are people not numbers

My wife had 13 week scan (a week late for 12 week scan) on the 4th February and we found out that our baby's heart stopped beating 2 week...

11 February 2016

can't fault this hospital

The skill of the surgeon was first class. Happy I was not sent somewhere else. I was kept in touch about procedure sand recovery. Thank y...

6 February 2016

Excellent care in A and E and Clinical Decision Unit.

I received excellent and prompt care in Accident and Emergency and the clinical Decision Unit. The staff were caring and despite A and E...

24 January 2016

customer care 21.1.16.

I just had to write a review following my visit to the hospital. I was blown away by every single member of staff today. I was in outpati...

21 January 2016

Rainbow Ward

My 6-year-old daughter received excellent care on Rainbow Ward when admitted for appendicitis 2 days ago. The nurses were quick to respon...

8 January 2016

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

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