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 166 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

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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

% 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)

94% 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)

114% 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

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 648 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1196 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1393 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Surgical day case unit.

I attended the day case unit on Saturday 6th February. It is an extremely well run unit, the staff all very professional thoughtful and k...

9 February 2016

shockingly poor

My friend attended urgent care at 5am after drinking a large quantity of cleaning products. she has serious mental illness and went aski...

9 February 2016

I had a my Cataract Operation on my left eye on Tuesday it was brilliant the...

I had a my Cataract Operation on my left eye on Tuesday it was brilliant the doctor was brilliant I could not have been any better the do...

5 February 2016

Gynae Appointment

From start to finish I was made to feel relaxed and at ease. In an uncomfortable situation the 2 staff members were lovely!!! The docto...

4 February 2016

Breast clinic

I attended the breast clinic on 3.2.16. I can't praise it enough, i would strongly recommend its caring and expertise on all breast issue...

3 February 2016

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust