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 68 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 663 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1588 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. 3086 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

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

My Colonoscopy treatment

I was referred by my doctor for investigation into the problems I was experiencing with my bowels. Within a week I had received an appoin...

2 January 2017

Accident and emergency

I had to visit the accident and emergency department on Tuesday afternoon as I had chest pains. Everybody who dealt with me while I was t...

28 December 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust