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 175 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)

91% 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)

95% 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)

112% 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. 721 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2013 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

68%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2013 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1158 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1478 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Visit to glaucoma sister

I attended to assist my wife on our third visit during the last 12 months. For the third time she was given an eye test very promptly. Fo...

27 April 2016

Miscarriage support

In the last year, I have had a miscarriage at 9,5 weeks, an ectopic caught early and dealt with via methotrexate and an early miscarriage...

25 April 2016

Treatment in the Colposcopy Clinic

A big big thank you to the doctor and two members of staff who were fantastic when I had treatment for my abnormal cells on Wednesday. Th...

22 April 2016

Fantastic care in Urgent Care Unit

I attended the Urgent Care Unit on the 8th April 2016 with my husband when he damaged his thumb that morning. We arrived at about 8am and...

20 April 2016

Fantastic hospital

The neurological team are fantastic. Lovely friendly people who work exceptionally hard and excel at their job. Very helpful and put p...

18 April 2016

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust