Colchester General Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 431 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)

83% 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)

99% 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)

112% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 2746 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 914 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 486 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Broken ankle on holiday

Whilst on holiday in Portugal I broke my ankle, in the airport on arrival. I was taken to The local hospital where I received excellent c...

19 July 2016

CT scan

I recently attended Colchester General hospital for a CT scan. I was seen as soon as I attendeed the department 15 minutes ahead of appo...

17 July 2016

Nothing but praise

My expierence at the hands of all the staff involved in my unfortunate accident was done in a proper and professional manner three cheers...

15 July 2016

A and E, Surgical Assessment Ward and Easthorpe Ward

My father was recently admitted to Colchester General and spent time in Accident and Emergency, the surgical Assesment Ward and then East...

15 July 2016

Staff really didnt care

I was recently in a road accident and had to be taken to colchester accident and emergency unit. The staff do not engage in conversation ...

13 July 2016

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust