Kent and Canterbury Hospital

Telephone: 01227 766877
Address: Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3NG
Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/kentandcanterbury

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 96 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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The Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury is an acute hospital providing a range of elective and emergency services including an innovative Emergency Care Centre (ECC) .

The hospital is located on the outskirts of the City of Canterbury. The original part of the main hospital building was constructed in 1937, with later developments undertaken on site in the1960s.

This hospital provides a central base for many specialist services in east Kent such as renal, vascular, interventional radiology, urology, dermatology, neurology and haemophilia services.

Kent and Canterbury Hospital has a postgraduate teaching centre and staff accommodation.

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

Contact details, map and directions

Kent and Canterbury Hospital

Tel: 01227 766877

Address: Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3NG

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

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Kent and Canterbury Hospital

This hospital is managed by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Inadequate
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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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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)

117% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1541 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 614 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

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

The Pain Clinic

I am writing these comments/complaints on behalf of and with first hand knowledge of my partners predicament, and most importantly with h...

27 June 2015

Please keep the in house GP Service at te hospital

Yesterday I had to go to the 'Emergency' department of the hospital as I had developed severe abdominal pain. I was spoken to in the Rece...

25 June 2015

Kent & Canterbury Dolphin Ward

I was hugely impressed by all the staff at the hospital, you are all doing an amazing job! ... The porters were kind and cheerful, nothi...

24 June 2015

Physiotherapy

Excellent service from physiotherapy services at KCH. Referred in April by my GP. Seen within 4 weeks - and on two occasions since. Appoi...

18 June 2015

Attentive nurses day and night

I must leave a review here, because the care I recieved in Clarke Ward in June 2015 was brilliant. I was unfortunately an inpatient over ...

17 June 2015

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

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