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 306 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)

94% 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)

92% 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)

98% 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. 1032 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

69%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1672 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1672 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1341 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Sports Injury Clinic

I had to visit the Sports Injury Clinic, and the whole team - from the folk at the Clinic Reception, to the Nurse through to the doctor w...

27 August 2015

Ward11

Excellent care received on Ward 11 from going into reception till I left after my procedure. Staff were caring and excellent . Thank yo...

26 August 2015

retention problem

I had a bladder retention problem due to enlarged prostate and was transferred to the General in the middle of the night after visiting t...

24 August 2015

Ward 14. Dont be afraid.

Just had partial knee revision under the same Consultant. their 2nd and junior are absolutely spot on. This time went to Ward 14 which...

23 August 2015

Lovely ward. Shame about one member of staff

My sister was recently admitted to ward 15. She had a kidney infection and needed antibiotics and extra fluids. She has long term kidney ...

21 August 2015

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust