Southend Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 177 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)

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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

90% 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)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1621 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 946 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

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 5342 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Communication ... lack of!

I was asked to book an appointment for x ray. I looked to see if i could book this online the same as for blood test ... no facility to...

15 July 2017

Fantastic staff in the eye clinic

Had to visit the eye clinic department today. I was referred by my optician as I failed the eye pressure test at my last check up. The ...

14 July 2017

Visit to Rheumatology

i suffer from chronic psioratic arthritis and have done so for 33years now. For many years I was under a Rheumatologist in London but ...

8 July 2017

Superb service

Having very recently making a visit (5/7/17) to Southend Hospital for suspected Blood in urine, I cannot fault the speed of appointment, ...

7 July 2017

Outpatient

Fantastic service on chalkwell ward. Lovely staff and speedy care - so pleased

26 June 2017

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Last updated on 10 January 2017.

Information supplied by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust