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 59 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.

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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)

84% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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. 449 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1024 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82%staff recommend this hospital for care. 356 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 356 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

care of daughter

The staff on Winstanley ward were exceptional in caring for our disabled daughter for the five weeks she was with them. We want to thank ...

18 April 2015

big thanks to orrell ward and all the staff

I was recently on orrell ward where the staff where truly amazing i was so impressed with how they where i felt i should wright a review ...

29 March 2015

The care of my Mother was second to none.

My, Mother could have not had better care if she had been in a Bupa Hospital, she was admitted to Pemberton Ward on the 17. 02 15 and the...

22 March 2015

in patient stay

Admitted to Leigh for day surgery in Leigh in January 2015, should have been for keyhole gall bladder removal. Converted to open cholyste...

21 March 2015

Very Disappointed.

I am very shocked and disappointed with my experience with the maternity services as a first time teen mum. Some of the midwife's were ab...

21 March 2015

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust