Leighton Hospital

Telephone: 01270 255141
Address: Leighton Hospital, Middlewich Road, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 4QJ
Website: http://www.mchft.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 225 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Trust Comprises of Leighton Hospital, Crewe, Victoria Infirmary, Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford.

Leighton Hospital is an acute general hospital with an Emergency (A&E) Department. In 2009/10, this Department saw over 75,500 patients. Other sesrvices provided at Leighton include children's services, outpatients, pathology and general surgery.

 

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Leighton Hospital

Tel: 01270 255141   Fax: 01270 587696

Address: Leighton Hospital, Middlewich Road, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 4QJ

Website: http://www.mchft.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Leighton Hospital

This hospital is managed by Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission national standards

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% of registered nurse day 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 Unregistered care staff day 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 registered nurse night 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 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

1.11% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.04% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

74 from 498 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

65 from 530 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Ward 13....................benchmark for excellence!

Transferred to this ward from Ward 10 and was immediately put at ease by a 'chirpy ' staff nurse. The continuous support I received durin...

25 August 2014

Appalling

My husband has a heart condition and high blood pressure. Having had strong palpitations and feeling very off balance, and no remaining ...

25 August 2014

Excellentt treatment

Within two weeks of consulting my G.P I had seen a consultant had blood tests Cat scan and cystoscopy and been given the results by the...

22 August 2014

Breast cancer diagnosis

I am presently undergoing treatment for breast cancer at leighton hospital my treatment has been prompt with no delays all the staff go o...

21 August 2014

no results

Good service generally but annoyingly slow with the results! I have been waiting for 5 week for duodenal biopsy results even though they ...

15 August 2014

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Last updated on 28 July 2010.

Information supplied by Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust