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Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 266 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)

92% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

94% 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)

100% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1176 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 525 responses. 13965 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

63%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 525 responses. 13965 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1644 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Injection a god send

I receive pain relief injections twice a year and get 2 months pain relief. This is massive to me . I've just heard that you are consid...

5 December 2016

Very impressed. Great midwives

Couldn't fault the staff. Due to bad labour in 1st pregnancy I was scared 2nd time around, Midwife kept answering my questions during lab...

1 December 2016

Outstanding Care

From being admitted onto ward 11 to my departure from ward 31, the level of care that I received was outstanding. I was treated with resp...

30 November 2016

What a credit to Leicester

After having a routine operation on ward 18 yesterday I feel compelled to say what a reassuring experience it was. Leicester General Hosp...

30 November 2016

After care - orthopaedics

My mum had an operation and spent time in ward 14, superb treatment and staff. Upon leaving she was given a card and told if you have pro...

26 November 2016

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust