Cumberland Infirmary

01228 523444 Newtown Road , Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7HY
http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/index.aspx

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 158 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Cumberland Infirmary

The Cumberland Infirmary is a general hospital based in Carlisle. It provides an 24 hours A & E service with Trauma Unit status, a consultant-led maternity services and special care baby unit, a wide range of clinical services, including delivering complex vascular and general specialist services, and outpatient clinics.

Parking is pay and display and there are over 1,500 spaces.

Visiting times are available on our website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.aspx

Contact details, map and directions

Cumberland Infirmary

Tel: 01228 523444

Address: Newtown Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7HY

Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/index.aspx

Email: talktous@ncuh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Cumberland Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

84% 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)

104% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

89% 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)

101% 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

0.4% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.02% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 1467 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 258 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

55%staff recommend this hospital for care. 309 responses. 3948 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 309 responses. 3948 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 2688 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Cannot fault

My husband has been seriously ill in Beech D ward,for almost 4 weeks ,the dedication and expert skills of those wonderful nurses was seco...

26 March 2017

Emergency department and fracture clinic

Attended ED 25/02/17 following a fall resulting in soft tissue and bone injury to my arm. I was treated quickly and efficiently and an a...

23 March 2017

reminded me how nice nurses are.

Just spending time in Aspen ward, The staff have all made me feel like a princess, nothing has been to much trouble for then, they all se...

13 March 2017

very poor service by Doctor

The doctor simply cannot be asked, really poor service and lack of patient care. The doctor doesn't care about patients and their thyroid...

10 March 2017

Really caring team

I visited a&e on recommendation from my gp being 32 weeks pregnant with an awful tummy bug and bringing up black bile. The team were ...

8 March 2017

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Last updated on 25 January 2016.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust