Cumberland Infirmary

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 113 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: elizabeth.leitch@ncuh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Cumberland Infirmary

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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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
Ward level breakdown

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

98% 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)

91% 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)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

1.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

68 from 418 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81 from 910 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

fantastic care by everyone

I was admitted to hospital 36 weeks pregnant with high blood pressure and later discovered my baby was small so was planned for induction...

4 August 2014

Great full family

After my mother was admitted to A & E after a fall at the end of our holiday from calling the ambulance to arriving at the hospital I can...

3 August 2014

Day Surgey Unit

I recently underwent a hernia operation at the Day Unit at Cumberland Infirmary, this was preceded by an initial consultation with the Co...

2 August 2014

In good hands

My American grandson was brought in on Tuesday evening after cutting his chin in a fall. He was looked after by a Dr who was so kind and ...

16 July 2014

Disgusting

After the treatment my son received in A&E recently with a back injury I would never set foot in this hospital again! He was admitted...

6 July 2014

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Last updated on 13 January 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust