Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 151 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)

90% 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)

100% 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)

104% 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

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 952 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 1066 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

72%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2050 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2050 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

In June 2015 I had two surgical interventions: a gastroscopy and and an...

In June 2015 I had two surgical interventions: a gastroscopy and and an angiogram. On both occasions I received first-class treatment ...

28 June 2015

Angiogram

I was well looked after from start to finish.My only note of caution is for someone in high authority to make whoever is in charge of dis...

24 June 2015

blood test information on web page and appointments.

the numbers given on the web page for the QEQM clinic are wrong. When you do get through you can't get an appointment for a week! Poor...

24 June 2015

Day surgery shoulder operation

From day one i was treated with the utmost respect and professionalism, from the consultant surgeon to the housekeeping, special thanks t...

21 June 2015

short stay for blood transfusion

The staff on my ward(Birchington) were lovely,kind,thorough,helpful and patient.The food was tasty and refreshments were abundant.Bedding...

10 June 2015

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

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