Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Telephone: 01942 244000
Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN
Website: http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 45 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Royal Albert Edward Infirmary is a redeveloped and modern District General Hospital situated in Wigan with 513 beds providing a base for emergency and acute work, It is located close to Wigan Town Centre for transport links.

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Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Tel: 01942 244000   Fax: 01942 822042

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN

Website: http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

Email: info@wwl.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

87% 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)

92% 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)

94% 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)

112% 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

0.22% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

79 from 397 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

67

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

fantastic care

I was recently admitted to Pemberton ward for 5 days, In that time the staff where professional, helpful, took the time to listen and ear...

17 September 2014

Maternity unit

I had my first baby at Wigan in August. I can honestly say that every member of staff went out of their way to ensure my labour and post ...

12 September 2014

A&E

My husband attended A&E on a Sunday with an unexplained temperature and difficulty passing. On arrival I booked him in, explaining th...

12 September 2014

Orrell ward fantastic

I was sent up to a+e by my gp with suspected appendicitis. Seen quickly by triage and transferred to the surgical assessment unit. The nu...

21 August 2014

Awful experience

I was admitted to the hospital after a RTA. They care I received in the emergency dept was excellent as was the surgery procedure But w...

27 July 2014

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust