Broomfield Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 292 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)

92% 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)

105% 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)

116% 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

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1354 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

72%Patients recommend this hospital. 935 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. 6597 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

ERCP proceedure 26/7/16

Went into hospital with what I guess is the usual trepidation ahead of a procedure that involves you being awake with a tube down your th...

29 July 2016

Horrendous waiting time for SET appointment.

I suffer from a recurring pneumothorax which has been treated twice at Broomfield. I've visited more than twice with it but usually sent ...

26 July 2016

Hospital feedback

I had heard terrible things about the maternity unit at Broomfield but always believe take as you find. Well initially during my daughte...

26 July 2016

mayflower Ward

I would like to say thank you to all the staff who was involved in my treatment. I couldn't have asked for better. I had a nasty cut to ...

25 July 2016

Max Fax Dept Billericay Ward

I had spent the morning in A+E Colchester with a deep wound on my forehead,after passing out in my bathroom at 3am. This had been a fraug...

24 July 2016

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust