Leicester General Hospital

Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4PW
Website: http://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 277 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Leicester General Hospital is on the outskirts of Leicester in Evington. It is about three miles east of the city centre and offers a range of in-patient, day case and out-patient services.

Contact details, map and directions

Leicester General Hospital

Tel: 0300 303 1573

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4PW

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

Email: communications@uhl-tr.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

Sports & Exercise Medicine

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Quality of service at Leicester General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% 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)

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)

99% 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)

3.56% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 566 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

67%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1101 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

54%54%% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1101 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

What a nightmare!

After being booked in for an endoscopy and colonoscopy I was seen after 8 weeks of waiting! only had the endoscopy as I didnt react well ...

30 March 2015

Ward 28 is a shambles

As an emergency you get a bed you never see your names on the bed board sister tells you there's some one else with your name, you arrive...

28 March 2015

Hip replacement surgery

The care I recieved on Ward 18 was fantastic. The staff are kind, caring and compassionate. Buzzers were answered immediately when I need...

28 March 2015

Very frustrated

After initially getting fobbed off last week by Lri with gastroenteritis. I went back to my Gp who refered me to urology at the General f...

26 March 2015

My day surgery at Leicester General Hospital

I was treated really well. I cannot fault my treatment. My Surgeon was excellent and the Anesthetists were efficient and kind The w...

25 March 2015

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust