Broomfield Hospital

01245 362000 Court Road , Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET
http://www.meht.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 294 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Outside the new wing at Broomfield Hospital

Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute and community based services to a local population of approx 371,000. It also provides regional upper gastrointestinal (upper GI) surgical services, a national profile plastics service and regional head and neck services, in addition to a supra regional burns service (St Andrew's centre for plastic surgery and burns).

The Trust, based in the heart of Essex, employs over 3,800 staff and provides services from five sites in and around Chelmsford, Maldon, Braintree and Witham. However, the Trust’s estate has changed significantly with the opening of a new hospital wing.

Publishing Safe Staffing
From June 2014 all Trusts will be publishing their nursing and midwifery staffing information on a monthly basis. The results are available here through the NHS Choices website, as well as on our internet safe staffing page.

http://www.meht.nhs.uk/about-us-/safe-staffing/

Contact details, map and directions

Broomfield Hospital

Tel: 01245 362000

Address: Court Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

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

Email: communications@meht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Broomfield Hospital

This hospital is managed by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93% 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)

101% 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)

121% 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)

3.96% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 1146 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

71%Patients recommend this hospital. 828 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8181% staff recommend this hospital for care. 377 responses. 4363 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6161% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 377 responses. 4363 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 6696 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

Emergency assessment unit

Mum mother was eventually admitted into eau after 6.5 hour wait in a&e, and thus despite her oncologist ringing through to say mum had to...

20 August 2016

What a shambles of a hospital

Absolutely awful awful waiting times. What is the point of having an appointment when you get there and they tell you it's first come fi...

20 August 2016

Wonderful,caring people

The treatment I received has been amazing from August 10th through to operation yesterday. I thank you all sincerely. This includes wonde...

19 August 2016

Breast Clinic

I visited this clinic yesterday for a consultation. All staff were amazing. Kind, considerate and polite. Especially the member of staf...

18 August 2016

Maternity services

I gave birth to my first baby in April and was admitted to the DAU to be induced. The first midwife I saw was fantastic and quickly ident...

16 August 2016

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust