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 380 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

Care Quality Commission national standards

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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
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

104% 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)

89% 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)

133% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 895 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 535 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 700 responses. 7249 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 699 responses. 7249 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Assisted delivery of baby girl.

Having had a mixed experience at the hospital I felt compelled to leave a review. I attended the hospital on a Sunday morning being 10 d...

27 October 2014

Poor A&E service

I went in with chest pain, rapid heart rate and abdominal pain. Initial treatment in triage was good and very prompt. Then the consultant...

26 October 2014

rehab ward ...Barton

I was a patient on this ward from April to October 2012 having spent 4 weeks in ICU. after suffering a billiary sepsis. I arrived on the ...

25 October 2014

My visit to the day case center

Nowadays the NHS comes in for a lot of slating However my experience this week has lent me to believe we have in Britain A Quite well o...

25 October 2014

Poor health care and service

I went into A&E with my wife on October 23rd, the consultant we saw was extremely unprofessional and the way that he/she talked down to m...

25 October 2014

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Last updated on 30 June 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust