Cumberland Infirmary

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 156 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

Good treatment

My experience going into front door to leaving was much better than I had imagined. Care by nurses were excellent. I felt I was in safe ...

23 February 2017

Endoscopy Dept

Attended the above dept today with stomach churning,..re needing the camera In the stomach. From the Nurse checking intial information, ...

17 February 2017

Minor eye operation

I had an operation on the eyelid of my left eye on the 18th October 2016 carried out by the surgeon. Home by 11am and delighted with the ...

6 February 2017

Visit to A&E, HDU & ENT Depts. CIC

I am aware that the NHS is free and under tremendous pressure, however, my very recent contact with the service from the moment I called ...

28 January 2017

Frantic

My son was admitted to A & E January 2017 with sever pain on his right side. His gp had sent from the surgery with suspected apendix ...

23 January 2017

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Last updated on 25 January 2016.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust