Cumberland Infirmary

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 142 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: www.ncuh.nhs/uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.co.uk

 

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)

91% 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)

100% 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)

104% 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 860 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 32 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 6 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

50%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 6 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Short stay ...

I attended the hospital to have an infected abscess removed at 9am with no appointment. I was seen to, operated on and home by 9pm which ...

4 July 2015

Pain management

It seems impossible to access the pain management clinic? I asked my consultant if they could refer me only to be told they didn't think ...

3 July 2015

removal of a cyst on my eyelid

I attended the department yesterday, a busy day with 5 clinics. I saw three different nurses and none of them introduced themselves. I w...

26 June 2015

Special measures?

I had an emergency admission on a Sunday via CDOC & the Penrith unit. Straight through A&E (no waiting,) to a waiting bed in Beec...

25 June 2015

Endoscopy unit CIC

Today, I once again visited this department. I really can't praise highly enough, the staff of this unit. They are always so kind and car...

23 June 2015

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Last updated on 13 January 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust