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 42 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)

85% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of non registered nurse day 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 registered nurse 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 non registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

116% 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

0.23% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

1.59% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

71 from 429 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

63 from 529 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher thye score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

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

A+e very poor

I attended a+e at Wigan following an acute abcess in my gum/face which was increasing hourly. I had been advised by the emergency dental ...

11 July 2014

Dislocated shoulder relocated - Job done !!!

At lunchtime 4th July 2014 , I tripped at work and ended up in casualty with a dislocated shoulder. After booking in, whilst in the waiti...

9 July 2014

Pemberton ward

My father is currently a patient on pemberton ward. All the staff have been amazing! They have treated my father with respect and kindness.

1 July 2014

Fabulous Experience

I have visited the hospital twice over the last 3 months and, on both occasions, I have been very pleased with the whole service. The vol...

18 June 2014

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust