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

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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)

94.03% 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)

110.34% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

92.87% 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)

109.77% 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. 1501 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 671 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 139 responses. 4279 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 139 responses. 4279 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 4753 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Patronising

It's not horrendous, but after suffering for well over a third of my life in pain, I am loosing my patience with people thinking they kno...

16 November 2017

Happy patient

Hi there Just came out from Southend Hospital after having a Hip Replacement I was in there 3Days and on Shopland Ward and from the t...

14 November 2017

Benfleet Ward

My partner was admitted to Benfleet Ward after being transferred from The Royal London Hospital (an excellent hospital) with a fractured...

13 November 2017

Terrible

Father brought in via ambulance to a and e after fall. No xrays carried out. Kept in on a ward where other patients appeared mentally ill...

2 November 2017

Still waiting

after having laser surgery in june this year which went very well, i have recently been back in hospital with other problems which has ha...

2 November 2017

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Last updated on 10 January 2017.

Information supplied by Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust