Colchester General Hospital

01206 747474 Turner Road , Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL
http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 440 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Colchester General Hospital

We will make every effort to ensure you receive the very best treatment, care and attention, whoever you are and whatever reason you have for being at our hospital.

For more information about Colchester General Hospital, visit:

http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk/about_cgh.shtml

Contact details, map and directions

Colchester General Hospital

Tel: 01206 747474   Fax: 01206 742220

Address: Turner Road, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL

Website: http://www.colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

Email: info@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Colchester General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

107% 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)

102% 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)

3.65% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 2580 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 825 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7070% staff recommend this hospital for care. 344 responses. 4296 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6060% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 344 responses. 4296 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 674 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

My mother was admitted to Tiptree Ward recently.

We did not wish to make an official complaint but we did have some serious concerns about her stay wich was 3 weeks. Mum was admitted wit...

30 September 2016

Massive improvements in care and communication

After yet another visit to A&E with my elderly father we were so happy to see so much improvement in the care and communication betwe...

28 September 2016

Couldn't fault the system

I attended the Dermatology clinic to assess of a "growth" on my chest.. I was given an appointment for its removal within a...

27 September 2016

Lack of basic general care and dignity on stroke unit

Firstly I would like to say that the vast majority of the nursing/ care staff are lovely, caring and extremely busy. My mum is presently ...

25 September 2016

amazing staff

i had my baby girl in the hospital. I firstly arrived in maternity triage and the midwifes and assistant midwifes were all lovely and as ...

25 September 2016

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust