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 139 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)

89% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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
Ward level breakdown

% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 542 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 608 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

57%staff recommend this hospital for care. 69 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

48%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 69 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent service and caring staff

I attended the maternity unit for a checkup for reduced fetal movement. As a nurse myself I am a fussy patient but found the service abso...

24 May 2015

Car parking

please get the car parking sorted. We are visiting our loved ones , sick , having babies and dying. The hospital needs at least another...

18 May 2015

felt safe and looked after

Was admitted to Carlisle A and E with chest pain. Whilst on holiday in Lake District. From the supherb ambulance staff and the lovely doc...

18 May 2015

Eye day car treatment

I have just had a treatment from the doctor and their nurses in optomology I had bilateral blerpharaplasty i recommend this department e...

16 May 2015

lost no such dept ???? neurology but not neurology???

i was told to report to neurology on lower floor from reception..after not finding twice and 20 mins..i was sent up to urology ? by a por...

14 May 2015

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Last updated on 13 January 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust