Leigh Infirmary

01942 244000 The Avenue , Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 1HS
http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/leigh.aspx

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 28 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Leigh Infirmary our elective diagnostic and rehabilitation site to complement our emergency site in Wigan with space for future development. This site is devoted to elective care, protected from the pressures of emergency work and also provides an atmosphere which is very attractive to patients undergoing elective investigational procedures.

Contact details, map and directions

Leigh Infirmary

Tel: 01942 244000   Fax: 01942 822042

Address: The Avenue, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 1HS

Website: http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/leigh.aspx

Email: info@wwl.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Leigh Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

79% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

106% 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

0.22% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 262 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 258 responses. 5013 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

75%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 258 responses. 5013 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2247 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

I don't know what I would do without the lovely staff

I found myself at my GP surgery and within a week I was seen at the Thomas Linacre centre. I have had my surgery, The staff were lovely ...

6 February 2017

Surgery

I attended for the second time in 8 weeks to have a skin lesion removed and more tissue taken. All staff on ward 3 were fantastic and ext...

26 January 2017

outpatients at Leigh Infirmary

I attended Cardiology outpatients at 1:15 on Thurs 19/1/17 to hand back a 24 hour heart monitor device. On my way back to the corridor I ...

21 January 2017

Absolutely brilliant staff

I had a small operation last year. Everything went very well, I just wanted to thank all the absolutely brilliant staff who made a very u...

12 January 2017

Surgery

I attended for plastic surgery yesterday.. All the staff were caring kind understanding and had a lovely attitude.. From the ward staff t...

28 October 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust