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 10 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)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

Latest reviews of this organisation

My second time at the EOC

This is the second time that I have had surgery at the EOC. The first was quite new to me as I had never had Basel Joint Arthroplasty.. ...

14 July 2014

A `jewel' in the NHS Crown!

Why aren't there other hospitals in the NHS such as the EOC? Admittedly, this is a stand-alone centre for hip/knee replacements, but thi...

10 June 2014

Absolutely Fabulous!

From the moment I stepped in the centre before my operation, I was greeted by friendly knowledgeable staff. I even met my surgeon on my f...

19 May 2014

Wow

From the moment I was referred to the EOC I was extremely impressed with how quick and slick the whole process was. The administrative s...

2 May 2014

Repair of complex shoulder injury

From the moment I was seen by the shoulder surgeons, I felt extremely confident that I had been thoroughly examined and investigated, and...

29 January 2014

Last updated on 19 March 2014.

Information supplied by Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust