Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 72 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

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

84% 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)

91% 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)

122% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 371 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87%staff recommend this hospital for care. 325 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

79%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 325 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1810 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Groin pains

Admitted myself to the A&E department with pain that made me collapse, at first I and good service very quick excellent nurse arranging e...

26 January 2016

Emergency

I was admitted on 05.11.2014 and required emergency ENT treatment. I cannot thank the staff enough in A&E, Theater, Orrell Ward and s...

7 January 2016

Recent Admission with exemplary care received

Following a recent illness and visit to the Royal Albert Edward Infirmary the care received from start to finish was outstanding. A subse...

11 December 2015

Told me i had had a miscarriage when I haden't

I am actually registered with a hospital in London but my family lives in Wigan and during my first trimester, I had some bleeding when I...

25 November 2015

Mums visit to A&E

Following a late evening telephone call from on out of hours doctor who advised my 84 year old mum that her routine blood test that morni...

19 November 2015

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust