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 158 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 Urgent Care Centre.

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)

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)

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

122% 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

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 985 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 328 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 3774 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

Too long to wait for chronic pain

It took 4 months for first appointment then another 3 for steroid injections which did not work - this followed 8 weeks later with a phon...

26 April 2017

Dolphin ward to the rescue!

One very frightened and needle phobic child needing blood tests . As before wonderful and patient staff were able to obtain the sample i...

24 April 2017

No pick up from MRI Appointments

I have been instructed to arrange for an MRI scan on this number 01227766877. Dispite calling the number over the last couple of hours ei...

24 April 2017

Nursing at its best

My mum was rushed into the K&C following a major stroke so I have been visiting her for many hours per day on the Kingston Ward for the ...

22 April 2017

Emergency bloods test for 5 year old

After being told by the doctor that my daughter who has an suspected kidney infection needed a blood test doing urgently today and being ...

21 April 2017

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Last updated on 11 October 2016.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust