Cumberland Infirmary

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 158 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: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.aspx

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)

84% 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)

91% 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)

103% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 886 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 50 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

54%staff recommend this hospital for care. 41 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

41%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 41 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 297 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent service to all involved

I would just like to say a big thankyou to all the staff that cared for me on the ccu unit after I was taken I'll with severe chest and a...

14 April 2016

Orthopaedic Surgery

I had an operation yesterday at the Cumberland Infirmary and cannot thank enough the Consultants, anaesthetist, theatre staff and nurses ...

9 April 2016

Absolutely awful.

I was seen initially in November, having become very unwell and extrememly debilitated virtually overnight. I felt I wasn't listened to,...

1 April 2016

Paramedics

Following a review I left about my son being taken to A+E with alcohol poisoning and the reception we got and the way he was treated. I m...

18 March 2016

Wow!

Having had a minor stroke in Spain (excellent hospital and treatment) I was referred back to my GP who referred me to hospital. Same day ...

17 March 2016

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Last updated on 25 January 2016.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust