Elective Orthopaedic Centre

Telephone: 01372 735 800
Address: Dorking Road, Dorking Road, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7EG
Website: http://www.swleoc.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 15 ratings for this clinic

Overview

The EOC

The world-renowned Elective Orthopaedic Centre (EOC) is located on the Epsom Hospital site, and is operated by the Trust in partnership with neighbouring NHS organisations.

The centre aims to provide a 'home from home' experience for patients who need ankle, foot, hip, knee, shoulder or spine operations.

The EOC offers first-class care to patients and is the largest state-of-the-art treatment centre for orthopaedic surgery in the UK, particularly for hip and knee replacements.

The centre, which in 2014 celebrates its 10th anniversary,  uses the latest technologies and techniques to reduce pain and get patients back to fitness in the shortest and safest way possible.

A Centre of Excellence

The EOC is a Centre of Clinical Excellence with the latest surgical and technological advancements, an excellent track record for short length of stay.

The EOC is led by respected surgeons and a highly skilled, friendly and energetic nursing team.

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Services

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Quality of service at Elective Orthopaedic Centre

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

92% 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)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

87% 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)

109% 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% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

0% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 147 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

67%staff recommend this hospital for care. 42 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

45%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 42 responses

Latest reviews of this organisation

Two hip replacements in 7 months - huge thanks

I just wanted to say thank you for my two new hips - had replacements end October 2014 and May 2015. The whole team was brilliant - the ...

15 June 2015

Wonderful!

I had a total knee replacement on 15th April 2015 and the EOC had been wonderful from start to finish! The care provided by the staff ...

3 May 2015

brilliant place!

I had a total hip replacement on 14th April. I am 25 years old and I was born with hip displasia and for those 25 years I had been limpi...

22 April 2015

Total knee replacement and on ward care

I had a total knee replacement on 30/01/15, which I was most anxious about, and the staff and care I received were excellent. Always fri...

18 February 2015

excellent service

From the moment we arrived the care from staff has been excellent. The consultant and team were informative and reassuring. The nursing ...

10 December 2014

Last updated on 19 March 2014.

Information supplied by Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust