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 292 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)

96% 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)

94% 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)

100% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 644 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%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1101 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Still awaiting a follow up appointment

I was seen by a lovely doctor back in March this year, regarding bleeding after intercourse and pelvic pain. I had biopsies taken and a ...

27 May 2015

Wonderful service!!

I have recently had an operation and was admitted to ward 31. I cannot speak highly enough of my surgeon and the staff on this ward. I ha...

22 May 2015

prolapse surgery

I have just returned home after surgery on 14th May and I appreciate the care I was given on Ward 31 fantastic people , professional , ...

19 May 2015

Having had on-going migraines 15+ a month, always had an adverse affect to...

Having had on-going migraines 15+ a month, always had an adverse affect to fluorescent lighting that has a detrimental effect on my daily...

17 May 2015

Waiting for results

I am writing this on behalf of my wife. She attended the LGH in Sep 2014 following a problem of PMB. She had a procedure on 16th of Octob...

15 May 2015

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust