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 136 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

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

93% 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)

92% 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)

95% 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)

93% 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. 173 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 2951 responses. 7817 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 2951 responses. 7817 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

customer service woeful

the service in the outpatients general area was appalling, no help at all, especially from the man on the first desk you have to encounte...

26 February 2015

I cannot praise the Unit enough.

I had an operation on 2nd February. I was admitted onto the Gynae Day Case Unit then spent 4 days on the Ward.From the moment that I wa...

23 February 2015

Pleasant medical staff - shame about the receptionist

My wife had to take our adult autistic daughter to Burnley Urgent Care centre this afternoon after she fell down the stairs. As part of h...

23 February 2015

So pleased that I opted to have my hip replaced at Burnley

I have nothing but praise for the Consultnat & the whole team who helped care for me. He was thoroughly caring & understanding of my circ...

19 February 2015

excellent care

I went into this hospital on January 16th for a Hysterectomy,on arrival I was a little nervous about having the op.I Was reassured and pu...

11 February 2015

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust