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 150 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)

94% 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)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

110% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 343 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1766 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1766 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1639 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 412 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent

My experience of burnley birthing suite was 4 years ago and ive come about this site as im due my second baby in november. I have no fear...

25 August 2015

occupational therapy

This is my first feedback as I was unaware that it was available.I would like to say how , impressed with the level of dedication & servi...

23 August 2015

Excellent experience - 2nd time

This week my wife had her 2nd Caesarean at Burnley Maternity Centre and I wanted to say how hardworking, efficient and professional the s...

23 August 2015

baby boy

Arrived at Burnley birth centre on 3rd August at 4cm. The staff were lovely and really understanding, can't fault the service. Heard a f...

18 August 2015

Gastroscopy

Had the procedure on Friday and was my second at Burnley. The first time I had sedation and did not remember anything about the test. T...

18 August 2015

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust