Manchester Royal Infirmary

0161 276 1234 Oxford Road , Manchester, M13 9WL
http://www.cmft.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 248 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Manchester Royal Infirmary main entrance

Manchester Royal Infirmary (MRI) was formed in 1752. It had 12 beds and began in a small house in the city centre.

We are now a large teaching hospital for Manchester University’s Medical School, and a specialist regional centre for kidney and pancreas transplants, haematology and sickle cell disease. Our Heart Centre is a major provider of cardiac services in the region, specialising in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiology.

The Accident & Emergency Department sees around 145,000 patients each year.

We are proud at the MRI to boast many medical breakthroughs, the most recent being the first in the UK to carry out 1,000 cochlear implants.  The Manchester Diabetes Centre was established in April 1988 and was the first of its kind in the UK and we were also the first centre to host a dedicated Blackout Clinic.

This year the Manchester Heart Centre was pleased to announce that they undertook the first percutaneous (through the skin) valve procedure by cardiologists in the North West. It also boasts a new Rapid Access Blackouts Triage clinic, believed to be the first in the world.

The MRI, together with Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital are the only hospitals in the region which undertake kidney transplantation and in 2008 the MRI celebrated 4000 transplants over 40 years of service.

In May 2008, the Manchester Centre for Sexual Health moved to new premises on our site on Hathersage Road, providing easier access and better facilities.

In August 2008, a number of our services moved into a new wing of the Manchester Royal Infirmary including our renal Inpatient wards, Haematology Unit, Short Stay Ward and two of our Acute Medicine wards.

Contact details, map and directions

Manchester Royal Infirmary

Tel: 0161 276 1234   Fax: 0161 273 6211

Address: Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL

Website: http://www.cmft.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Manchester Royal Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

86% 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)

91% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

93% 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)

107% 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% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

1.06% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 470 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 566 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2263 responses. 12726 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

61%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2263 responses. 12726 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 165 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1596 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Visited A&E

Initially I actually went to the walk in centre as didn't think my problem was an emergency. Within 5 mins I was seen and taken to be boo...

24 February 2017

Outpatients first impressions not great

My daughter is currently transferring from Childrens to adults services. Waited over an hour to see Consultant. Actually saw the Registra...

21 February 2017

Chaotic shambles

Doctor called ambulance for my mother, arrived at MRI 3pm still awaiting xray 8.45pm mother still in severe pain.9.15 pm xray. 10.40pm ad...

20 February 2017

Out of Hours Service

I would like to say a huge thank you to the nurse that I saw today in the Walk In Centre. The service is clearly over stretched and in hu...

19 February 2017

Marvelous service

Could not ask for any better service than my wife and I received whilst in their care. We were treated with kindness and consideration. U...

17 February 2017

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Last updated on 17 January 2017.

Information supplied by Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust