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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 66 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)

86% 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)

94% 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)

115% 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. 631 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1129 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87%staff recommend this hospital for care. 313 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

81%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 313 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1598 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Got treated terrible

Was in hospital for a few days in MAU ward and one of my other friends was in at the same time I only wanted to go outside for a few mins...

24 August 2015

Wonderful care in CCU

8 years ago, my treatment at Wigan was a terrible experience, this time round however was simply amazing in every sense. I was brought in...

10 August 2015

Midwives brilliant

As a staff nurse at the wwl trust I was very nervous as being a patient but I have to say the midwives on triage and the maternity ward w...

8 August 2015

swinley ward

My wifes experience started in a&e and ended on swinley ward before being allowed back home awaiting test results. The staff, from co...

30 July 2015

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

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust