Southend Hospital

01702 435555 Prittlewell Chase , Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY
http://www.southend.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 170 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Southend University Hospital provides healthcare for around 330,000 people through a comprehensive range of acute services found at the main Prittlewell Chase site and at outlying satellite clinics across the region.

Our hospital is the South Essex surgical centre for uro-oncology and gynae-oncology surgery and is a centre of excellence for the care of stroke. We provide a comprehensive range of acute services including: acute medical and surgical specialities: general medicine; general surgery; orthopaedics; ear, nose and throat; ophthalmology; cancer treatment; renal dialysis; obstetrics & gynaecology, and children's services.

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Southend Hospital

Tel: 01702 435555   Fax: 01702 385856

Address: Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY

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

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Quality of service at Southend Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

94.28% 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)

108.71% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

93.78% 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)

96.81% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1523 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 840 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

70staff recommend this hospital for care. 338 responses. 4305 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 338 responses. 4305 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4706 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Rhuematolgy dept

I have been attending the Rhuematolgy dept for 12 years, being diagnosed by them. My review concerns the past two or three years, the l...

1 September 2017

Broken bones

My 11-year old son broke his arm this morning on our garden trampoline. We drove him to A&E at about 10.30am this morning and by 9.30...

28 August 2017

RESUS AND STROKE WARD MIRACLE!!

I was admitted on 8th August 2017 via ambulance, and was immediately given a CT scan followed by the 'Thrombalysing' treatment over the n...

23 August 2017

Nobody answers the phones

Many times I have been given x ray requests and dialled the number given, nobody ever answers the phone, you have to to to the hospital t...

22 August 2017

Day surgery

The medical staff are superb. They were calm, supportive and extremely reassuring. Exactly the same as on my first visit earlier this y...

17 August 2017

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Last updated on 10 January 2017.

Information supplied by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust