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Burnley General Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 183 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.

Contact details, map and directions

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

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

96% 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)

117% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

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

133% 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

0.69% - 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

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 632 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1773 responses. 7732 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1773 responses. 7732 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1525 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 2585 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

retinal surgery

Had to have a further two surgerys on ward 6 following surgery two weeks earlier, diagnosed and having surgery within 24 hours.once aga...

3 December 2016

Excellent a credit to BGH

Required retina surgery, nervous when I arrived but put at ease by the staff on duty, who while doing there job and keeping me informed ...

3 December 2016

Cardiology dept

Very efficient friendly nurses had esg taken within 10minutes of arrival.cardiologist saw 5minutes later.explained further action examina...

1 December 2016

Fantastic care from everyone

Had cause to visit here on a Friday evening and have to say the service and treatment were excellent. From the receptionist who helped m...

28 November 2016

Full knee replacement/18 November 2016

I went into Burnley hospital ward 15 for a full knee replacement, although I was anxious I needed have been, the care is amazing, the nur...

27 November 2016

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust