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 61 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 inspection ratings

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

83% 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)

93% 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)

91% 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)

113% 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: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 542 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1691 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82%staff recommend this hospital for care. 356 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 356 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

urologist

They couldn't be bothered to come and look at my 11 year old child who was in pain because it was coming close to going home and told him...

21 May 2015

a lot of staff have a couldn't care less attitude

This is the 2nd time in so many months I have had to use the a&e in Wigan. The 1st time was with my mum when she had stage 3 cancer and h...

19 May 2015

Excellent care

I was treated extremley well by the midwives looking after me and my newborn daughter. They were very accomadating and allowed me to stay...

5 May 2015

poor htmo105

Why are staff arriving and leaving premises in clinical uniform Fantastic care but infection control needs to be re evaluated I work in...

24 April 2015

care of daughter

The staff on Winstanley ward were exceptional in caring for our disabled daughter for the five weeks she was with them. We want to thank ...

18 April 2015

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust