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Arrowe Park Hospital

Telephone: 0151 678 5111
Address: Arrowe Park Road, Upton, Wirral, Merseyside, CH49 5PE
Website: http://www.wuth.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 205 ratings for this hospital

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Overview

Wirral Hospital exists to provide a comprehensive range of efficient, high quality healthcare services to the people of Wirral and adjacent communities in a patient-centred environment, which respects and rewards the skills of staff.Arrowe Park Hospital is a flagship hospital located in the heart of the Wirral peninsula. Based here, as well as the full range of acute health services for adults and children, there is an Accident & Emergency (A&E) unit, a Maternity Unit and a Walk-In Centre. The hospital has around 900 beds. A modern annexe houses the Fracture & Orthopaedic Clinic, which has its own dedicated X-ray suite with capacity to treat up to 30,000 patients a year. The two upper floors contain a state of the art staff education centre. Arrowe Park is also home to the Children and Young Persons’ Unplanned Care Unit. Youngsters attending the Accident & Emergency Department will be treated here. The facility also includes an assessment unit for GP referrals. Here young patients will see a specialist doctor or be observed before a decision is made on whether they should be admitted to the Children’s Ward.

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Arrowe Park Hospital

Tel: 0151 678 5111   Fax: 0151 604 7148

Address: Arrowe Park Road, Upton, Wirral, Merseyside, CH49 5PE

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

Email: wirral.enq@whnt.nhs.uk

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Last updated on 20 March 2015.

Quality of service at Arrowe Park Hospital

This hospital is managed by Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% 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)

96% 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)

95% 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% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

4.6% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 886 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 357 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

75%staff recommend this hospital for care. 340 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 340 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 2244 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

personal hygiene

my mother in-law has just spent a week in arrowe park. hospital ward 22.im disgusted that she was neither showered or had a bath whilst ...

31 August 2015

Our experience in A&E was disgusting!

My husband and I were made to feel worthless by the reception staff and the rude triage nurse who initially dealt with my husband. it was...

20 August 2015

Lovely staff

Great care given for my 6 month old baby. Staff were lovely and all went out of their way to make him feel welcome, ensure I knew and und...

16 August 2015

Poor communication, lack of Effective decision making

My mum was admitted ten days ago. Her condition has been stabilised and staff at the hospital told us a week ago she would be able to re...

13 August 2015

Condition undiagnosed

My appointment was in February 2014. The locum ophthalmologist was late to clinic, they did not conduct the tests relevant to my conditio...

13 August 2015

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Last updated on 20 March 2015.

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