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)

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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 571 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1269 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. 2567 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Thankyou to all the staff on the Surgical Admissions Lounge

Thankyou to all the staff on the Surgical Admissions Lounge (SAL) Admission Date 6/4/17 I am a 50 year old female who was admitted to ...

25 April 2017

Birth via induction

Fantastic start to finish. Very helpful, polite, friendly, professional. All decisions made were informed decisions. Staff very attentive...

13 April 2017

This is a circus ! Not a hospital !

Been admitted because of swollen appendix, staff is extremely rude and insulting ! Staff make you wait up to 3 and a half hours for pain ...

30 March 2017

Swinley Ward Stay

I recently stayed on Swinley Ward. I usually have nothing but the highest praise for the NHS and all services offered however on this occ...

30 March 2017

Treated with respect

Treated with respect and made to feel comfortable, Had a few concerns regarding my medical treatment but was made to feel very relaxed th...

25 March 2017

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust