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Cumberland Infirmary

Telephone: 01228 523444
Address: Newtown Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7HY
Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/index.aspx

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 145 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Cumberland Infirmary

The Cumberland Infirmary is a general hospital based in Carlisle. It provides an 24 hours A & E service with Trauma Unit status, a consultant-led maternity services and special care baby unit, a wide range of clinical services, including delivering complex vascular and general specialist services, and outpatient clinics.

Parking is pay and display and there are over 1,500 spaces.

Visiting times are available on our website: www.ncuh.nhs/uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.co.uk

 

Contact details, map and directions

Cumberland Infirmary

Tel: 01228 523444

Address: Newtown Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7HY

Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/index.aspx

Email: talktous@ncuh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Cumberland Infirmary

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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

102% 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)

5.02% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1017 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 32 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 6 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

50%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 6 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Staff can't do enough for you.

My experience of this hospital had been very positive. I attended here 3 years ago with a serious illness and am now back with another, ...

27 July 2015

Excellent care in dermatology

I have just finished several months of light treatment in the dermatology department. I found the staff, without exception, to be extreme...

27 July 2015

emergency admission 10 july 2015

After suffering majir heart attack I was admiitted by ambulance late in a friday afternoon. One artery totally blocked and a second at 90...

21 July 2015

Appauling treatment

I can not rate the nursing staff in this department highly enough. Truly outstanding in their care and the amount of time and effort the...

20 July 2015

Day surgery carpal tunnel release

Fantastic professional caring and compassionate experience from the onset. As a needle phobic (and apparently carpal tunnel surgery phobi...

17 July 2015

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Last updated on 13 January 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust