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 73 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

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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% 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)

104% 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)

89% 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)

110% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

97%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 143 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 334 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

59% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 153 responses. 3910 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

48% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 152 responses. 3910 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Day procedure on Skiddaw Ward

While all the staff I came into contact with were great, the day was not without its difficulties. Due to bed shortages they were running...

16 October 2014

hospital system

my father was in and out of hospital numerous times with high calcium caused by lung cancer during these times in and out of hospital h...

16 October 2014

Experience of Outpatients

Yesterday (07.10.14) I had excellent service when I visited Outpatients for an echocardiogram, The two members of staff who administered ...

8 October 2014

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

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Last updated on 13 January 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust