Cumberland Infirmary

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

4 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)

92% 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)

105% 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

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1247 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 181 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

6363% staff recommend this hospital for care. 8 responses. 3972 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

3838% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 8 responses. 3972 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1179 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

I am looked after superbly

Whilst in hospital I am looked after superbly and am treated with great empathy

20 September 2016

Great staff and cancer support

I have been using the Carlisle hospital for the last two years and still going for my cancer and cancer support . And the nurses and staf...

13 September 2016

A good experience

yesterday I had cataract surgery at the Cumberland infirmary and it was a very positive experience. All the staff were very helpful and p...

12 September 2016

Our teenage daughter had her appendix out

We came to stay in The north of the Lake District for part of our Summer holiday. Our older teenage children were camping in Keswick with...

11 September 2016

Surgery cancelled twice, can they cancel again?

The first time they cancelled, I was sat at the hospital when my surgeon told me they wouldn't operate due to me taking the contraceptive...

4 September 2016

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Last updated on 25 January 2016.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust