West Cumberland Hospital

Telephone: 01946 693181
Address: Homewood, Hensingham, Whitehaven, CA28 8JG
Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 72 ratings for this hospital

Overview

West Cumberland Hospital

West Cumberland Hospital is a general hospital providing a 24-hour A&E, a consultant-led maternity unit and special care baby unit, a range of specialist clinical services and an outpatients service.

There is pay and display parking onsite.

Visiting hours are available on our website: www.ncuh.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.co.uk

 

Contact details, map and directions

West Cumberland Hospital

Tel: 01946 693181

Address: Homewood, Hensingham, Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at West Cumberland Hospital

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

91% 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)

95% 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)

78% 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)

140% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

96%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 242 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

54

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Fantastic 5 star treatment.

Was admitted into the hospital at the end of August to undergo a knee replacement operation. Treatment from nurses/surgeons/hospital sta...

7 September 2014

I rate this hospital 100 per cent

I had a knee replacement from surgeons to nursing staff and meals I could not fault them thank you for a 5star treatment Yours truly Al...

29 August 2014

Lack of an x -ray left my wife with a fractured spine.

The staff did not want to x-ray my wifes lower back.Stating that she did not have a fractured pelvis because there was no blood in her ur...

1 August 2014

My father admitted to A&E then ITU

My father admitted to A&E then ITU On 25th June my father, who was suffering from a chronic respiratory desease, collapsed at home. ...

31 July 2014

A&E reception would embarrass a Third World hospital

Arriving at A&E with a child screaming out in pain, the two people idly chatting behind the glass screens of reception ignored us ent...

27 July 2014

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Last updated on 13 January 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust