Wythenshawe Hospital

Telephone: 0161 9987070
Address: Southmoor Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 9LT
Website: http://www.uhsm.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 234 ratings for this hospital


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Wythenshawe Hospital is a major acute teaching hospital, recognised as a centre of clinical excellence and providing district general hospital services and specialist tertiary services to our local community. Our fields of specialist expertise - including cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery, heart and lung transplantation, respiratory conditions, burns and plastics, cancer and breast care services – not only service the people of South Manchester, but help patients from across the North West and beyond. We are recognised in the region and nationally for the quality of our teaching, research and development. We are a centre of excellence for multidisciplinary research and development, and are a founding member of the Manchester Academic Health Science Centre. Major research programmes focus on clinical and academic strengths in cancer, lung disease, cardiovascular, wound management and medical education.

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Wythenshawe Hospital

Tel: 0161 9987070   Fax: 0161 2912037

Address: Southmoor Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 9LT

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

Email: pls@uhsm.nhs.uk

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Latest reviews of this hospital

Dont be too tall to be treated.

Attended an outpatient appointment and being over 6 feet 6 inches was instantly judged as being 'frightening' being over weight also adde...

24 April 2014

Mixed experience of treatment & care

I have had several visits to Wythenshawe in the last few years and feel the emergency care is excellent - fast response to quite serious ...

22 April 2014

my heart surgery

I had my new valve & aortia repaired on Feb 25th, the care i received from the staff was excellent. My surgeon was marvellous & a...

22 April 2014

Extremely Poor Care

If anyone suggests treatment for Gynea probs here start running away fast, My treatment ordeal started Sep 2012 I have been passed around...

18 April 2014

Ultrasound unit anti natal

Having recently had to attend this unit for a Ultrasound scan (although I am not pregnant) for a Gynea problem. I cannot praise the staf...

18 April 2014

Quality of service at Wythenshawe Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

79 from 1233 responses
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

54 from 518 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Care Quality Commission national standards

Some standards not met
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Number of MRSA cases in last 3 months

1 case(s) in the last three months

Patient survey score for cleanliness

As expected with a score of 9.25

C. difficile infections in last 3 months

Average (0.01 cases per bed in the last three months)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Poor - Some alerts not signed off after deadline

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Last updated on 05 July 2010.

Information supplied by University Hospital Of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust