Burnley General Hospital

Telephone: 01282 425071
Address: Burnley General Hospital, Casterton Avenue, Burnley, BB10 2PQ
Website: http://www.elht.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 144 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Burnley General Hospital

Burnley General Hospital provides a full range of hospital services to adults and children. This includes general and specialist medical and surgical services along with a full range of diagnostic (e.g. MRI, CT scanning) and support services. The newest facility to be added to the Burnley site is the state of the art Women and Newborn Centre costing 32million pounds. This also has an alongside Birth Centre to provide the best care for women having babies in East Lancashire. The centre includes facilities for the urgent care of neonates and complex births as well as birthing suits , facilities for water births and a home from home environment.

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Burnley General Hospital

Tel: 01282 425071   Fax: 01282 474444

Address: Burnley General Hospital, Casterton Avenue, Burnley, BB10 2PQ

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

Email: contact@elht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Burnley General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92% 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)

96% 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)

96% 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)

106% 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

0.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 294 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2951 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2951 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

hysteroscopy

I was admitted 20th may for a hysteroscopy. This was a simple procedure, and after only suffered mild period pains for 24 hours. The staf...

25 May 2015

Care before, during and after birth.

I was induced on the 20th May due to medical and burnley was so supportive and helpfully during my stay. My labour was very fast and I ga...

23 May 2015

Urology Appointment

I would just like to say that the Staff and Consultant were very efficient in every aspect of their job, very helpful, friendly and the c...

22 May 2015

Excellent care

I have recently been treated at Burnley General Hospital (Gynaecology Dept) for endometrial cancer. I was confident that the treatment w...

12 May 2015

Gynaecology Appointment

After all the negative comments I have read on here I can honestly say my experience was amazing. I had a gynaecologist appointment wit...

7 May 2015

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust