Kent and Canterbury Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 112 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/kentandcanterburyhospital 

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/kentandcanterburyhospital

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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

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

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

116% 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. 1038 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 323 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7474% staff recommend this hospital for care. 2107 responses. 7828 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

4949% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2107 responses. 7828 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 3249 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

Audiology Department - Hearing aid assessment

This is not a complaint, merely my observations. I visited the hospital on Friday 22nd July 2016 with my father. He had been experienci...

23 July 2016

Was told my appointment was cancelled

My experience has been utterly appalling on nearly every occasion. The acting Chief Executive took nearly 4 months to respond to my compl...

22 July 2016

The nurses are the most cheerful i've seen!

My father in law is currently on treble ward, receiving excellent care from a very patient-centered team. The nurses are the most cheerfu...

21 July 2016

Mental health

I went because of chest pain i have been before and both times due to mental health i seem to get overlooked and they do not know what to...

13 July 2016

A day visitor

We attended with 80 year old mother to day centre. Staff (and porters and servo staff) were amazing. Kind and helpful in directing and as...

12 July 2016

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Last updated on 24 November 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust