Royal Preston Hospital

Telephone: 01772 716565
Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
Website: http://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 351 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Emergency Department, Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital provides a wide range of emergency, elective and specialist healthcare services to 370,000 local people and 1.5 million people across Lancashire and South Cumbria.  The region's Major Trauma Centre, and Rosemere Cancer Centre are both based at Royal Preston Hospital which also provides specialist renal, plastics and burns, and neurosciences services.  The Specialist Mobility and Rehabilitation Centre, also in Preston, provides care for people with disabilities including amputees.  Our maternity service includes a newly built neo-natal unit.

Our Centre for Health Research and Innovation undertakes a wide variety of clinical studies and trials to develop new drugs and treatments.

We provide award winning education programmes for medical, nursing and allied health professional students in our state of the art learning facilities which are amongst the most advanced in the country.

Our purpose is to always provide excellent care with compassion.  We believe every single patient deserves the very highest standards of care, and to be treated with kindness and respect. 

For more information about our hospital and services please visit our website:

www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Preston Hospital

Tel: 01772 716565   Fax: 01772 522162

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

Website: http://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

Email: enquiries@lthtr.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

For visiting times, latest news, patient information leaflets and how to make a compliment or complaint. Please visit our website at www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Preston Hospital

% 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)

100% 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)

90% 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)

134% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

89%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 1047 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

48

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Haematology Rosemere Cancer Centre

After having recently taken part in an anonymous NHS Questionnaire, I feel that I should be more specific about my treatment at Royal Pre...

15 September 2014

Care?

My mum has been on bed rest for several weeks now in Preston hospital after fracturing her collar bone, ribs and pelvis. She has been lef...

15 September 2014

Patient care, when ?

After being admitted with suspected appendicitis and in extreme pain I was told I would be given pain relief. This took 4 hours to arrive...

14 September 2014

fracture clinic

Having received an appointment at the fracture clinic,I consulted this site to locate where I should go as I am not from Preston,unfortun...

14 September 2014

Visit to A&E 8th September

I came to A&E via ambulance following a fall. All the staff were superb, really caring. Particular mention to the A&E consultant and his ...

11 September 2014

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Last updated on 30 June 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust