Manchester Royal Infirmary

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 241 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)

87% 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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

88% 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% - 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

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 774 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1382 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

61%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1382 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 8 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 851 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

MRI A&E Go-to-Doc

I attended this department with my son on Sun Jan 31st to see an out of hours GP. I was made to stand for the whole consultation without...

10 February 2016

Excellent NHS hospital

I been an inpatient for the last 3 weeks Being a first time user I was a bit nervous The proffessionalism and kindness of all clinical...

7 February 2016

Still waiting for operation that I had a bed for in 2014

I had been advised I needed a difibulator to be implanted .i had pre op check then got a bed as we were travelling from Preston I rang on...

1 February 2016

ECT and Anesthetists

I had the fitting of the bone anchored hearing aid and i was terrified, the staff went above and beyond to assure me. They were fantastic...

27 January 2016

ENT update: Now I can't even contact PALS!

I really didn't want to leave a review again but it looks like the hospital has just hit an all new low as I can't even get into contact ...

26 January 2016

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Last updated on 14 March 2011.

Information supplied by Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust