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Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 301 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)

95% 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)

91% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

94% 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)

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

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 756 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1368 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

55%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1368 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Gynaecology O.P.D

All staff from the receptionist upwards , very kind and caring. Thank you to the doctor and team. 10 out of 10 .

29 July 2015

Pain management injections ( steroids)

over the past two years I have had three separate appointments for above injections. First time was in total four injections in lower b...

28 July 2015

Thanks ward 18

After queuing to be admitted to the Ortho theatre arrival area and then waiting 5 hours in a very spartan waiting room, no natural light...

24 July 2015

This place is appalling I wouldn't ever go back there!

First the staff are extremely rude minus one kind person who helped me out majorly. They don't have any thought or respect of other patie...

21 July 2015

Lovely People

I had to visit for my annual check up .As per usual All Staff that I met were Brilliant !

20 July 2015

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust