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 275 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
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)

99% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 570 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

MRI and Lumbar Puncture April 2014

Had MRI, EEG and no results to myself or GP. I am now approaching PALS for the results and my notes so my GP can refer me elsewhere. Also...

22 April 2015

very well look after from a&E to discharge .

I would like to thank all paramedics ambulance crew A& e majors ward 15-34-36 thank you From the bottom of my heart also the doctor and t...

13 April 2015

overall really great

Having attended the outpatients department at the General for just over 2 years now I have generally felt positive about the experiences ...

12 April 2015

no contact

i came for a mri scan last april /may 2014. i have heard nothing from the drs, consultant regarding the outcome.just a simple phone call...

1 April 2015

TKR

very well looked after,(one of the night staff a bit miserable)everything else OK including the food, a big improvement since my last v...

31 March 2015

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust