Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 304 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)

89% 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)

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

93% 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)

99% 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. 1338 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

72%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1647 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

56%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1647 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1696 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

My return to ward 31

I had to return to ward 31 due to pain , I was first admitted to the GAU at the Kensington building , were I was given great care , then ...

7 February 2016

Left for hours, unable to move, our baby clearly ditressed

We have just had a baby at the Leicester General. The birth went quite smoothly but when we were transfered to the Maternity care (ward 3...

4 February 2016

N urology clinic

I would like you know that we had an appointment at the epilepsy clinic today for my husband and we could not have recived any better he...

2 February 2016

Feel let down

I have been under LGH for over 10 years, with regular nerve block surgery every 6 months, this has been working great for my chronic panc...

1 February 2016

20 Week Scan

I went here last week for my 20 week scan, worst experience ever. I was looking so forward to seeing my baby along with my partner but th...

1 February 2016

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust