Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

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

3.5 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

% 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)

93% 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)

117% 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. 593 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1315 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79%staff recommend this hospital for care. 330 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

68%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 330 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

ccu care

I am a 80 year old male on the 11th June i was taken by my wife to Wigan Infirmary with chest pains within minutes of arriving at recepti...

20 June 2015

We found this hospital excellent

My elderly mother was taken ill.The staff were excellent. They kept us informed answered our questions and clearly care about their patie...

16 June 2015

Pacemaker/Coronary Care Unit

Saw the consultant in clinic in the early morning, fitted with pacemaker in the afternoon of the same day. Received excellent care from...

15 June 2015

Appalling care for my father

The majority of nursing staff do not listen to the patients or their families. They say they are going to do things then they don't. Very...

12 June 2015

It would have been better if there had been more staff who cared

Hours in labour, very short staffed, my daughters worst fear a c section. A mistake was made, the epidural was not connected the anesthet...

12 June 2015

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust