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 67 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)

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)

95% 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% 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)

130% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 442 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1299 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 258 responses. 5013 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

75%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 258 responses. 5013 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2247 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Rude staff

Can with my daughter and husband to visit my great nephew we arrive on the ward and are told by 2 not so nice nursing staff that my daugh...

25 February 2017

Excellent Care

Our first ever visit to an A&E department with our 4 year old child... We attended on a Friday evening and were amazed that the proc...

18 February 2017

Advice by 111 to attend A&E

I was experiencing severe pain in my rib area I have experienced this type of pain in the past due to fracture / broken ribs, I contacted...

11 January 2017

Very rude ward sister medical assessment unit

Telephoned to enquire as to my father's situation I am 200 miles away he had a fall and is not very mobile felt that the sisters telephon...

10 January 2017

Ultrasound at RAEI

I had a routine appointment today for a TV scan, I was made to feel totally at ease by the chaperoning nurse and the radiologist who were...

5 January 2017

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust