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 159 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)

86% 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)

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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1102 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

78%Patients recommend this hospital. 155 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

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 598 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Good care by all

I have recently had a Right Hemicolectomy at the Carlisle Infirmary,I would like to say the treatment by my Consultant and the Staff on B...

21 July 2016

Symptomatic breast clinic

I found a lump in my breast which was a shock and thought it best to be checked out just to be safe. I was seen by the consultant and re...

20 July 2016

Excellent care in A&E

Very unfortunately, my mum had to attend A&E recently. The care and attention she received was second to none, despite the departmen...

20 July 2016

Appalling

Recently had to have family attend this hospital and it's shocking! My aunty is currently in their now and as a dementia patient she isn'...

16 July 2016

Super surgeons, Nice nurses and top treatment.

I was taken to The Cumberland Infirmary in an Ambulance (Excellent paramedics) with chest pain. The consultant decide to give me an angio...

16 July 2016

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Last updated on 25 January 2016.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust