Leigh Infirmary

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 17 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

This hospital is managed by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

97% 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)

121% 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)

100% 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)

98% 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

0.22% - 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

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 5 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 356 responses. 4834 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 356 responses. 4834 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Womens unit

I had an appointment at the womens unit at Leigh yesterday. I was very impressed and so glad that I had my appointment there. The hospi...

28 January 2015

Hanover endoscopy unit

Positive experience from start to finish. Treated with dignity and care for a potentially embarrassing investigation . Thank you to all...

21 November 2014

Thank you

After waiting for an hour my little boy decided that it was definitely past his time for a snack. I was sat there trying to shh him an...

22 October 2014

appointment

After waiting 1 month for an appointment for my son, i had to arrange time off work, pay petrol to get to the appointment and of course p...

14 August 2014

appointment times thatcannot be met ? (why make them)

Just returned from an appoitment with the doctor in gastroenterology 2 50 pm (second app first one cancelled) the doctor wasnt on duty u...

10 June 2014

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust