Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

01942 244000 Wigan Lane , Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN
http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 63 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Royal Albert Edward Infirmary is a redeveloped and modern District General Hospital situated in Wigan with 513 beds providing a base for emergency and acute work, It is located close to Wigan Town Centre for transport links.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Tel: 01942 244000   Fax: 01942 822042

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN

Website: http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

Email: info@wwl.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

85% 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)

103% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

143% 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

0.22% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 567 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1713 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8282% staff recommend this hospital for care. 317 responses. 4962 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

8282% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 317 responses. 4962 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 3088 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

NOBODY ANSWERS THE PHONE!

After having an operation I needed more supplies for a weeping and bleeding wound, so I called the number on website for wigan hospital w...

24 August 2016

Very Professional Clean Hospital

I visited A&E from gp referral, all staff very professional, they are extremely busy with people going in with general illnesses but alwa...

24 August 2016

Couldn't have asked for better

Considering I was highly anxious about giving birth at Wigan with the horror stories you hear about the staff not being very nice, I was ...

28 July 2016

high praise

The care I received was beyond words I had a problem after my treatment which I feel saved my life I am truly grateful kind regards Dave.

15 July 2016

Pemberton ward

I can not speak highly enough of the staff on Pemberton ward .My husband was admitted to the ward on Friday 22nd of Jan When we were told...

6 July 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust