Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 69 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.

Contact details, map and directions

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

% 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

% 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)

121% 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

0.22% - 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 317 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1066 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87%staff recommend this hospital for care. 325 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

79%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 325 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1411 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

In early April, I was cycling home from work then bang I was hit by car. I was..

In early April, I was cycling home from work then bang I was hit by car. I was taken by ambulance to Lancaster hospital then xrayed to be...

19 April 2016

Thank you

Just wanted to say a big thank you to one of the midwives. They helped me a lot when my 2 day old baby girl had jaundice and had a light ...

2 April 2016

Children's a&e

I attended A&E on new years eve with my baby boy. He had a red spotty rash, was hysterical and had a temp. It was almost midnight and on ...

14 March 2016

Hand clinic

I cut my finger with a chef's knife quite badly and I attended A+E and was seen in minor injuries straight away and attended to by a nurs...

4 March 2016

Staff couldn't do enough for me, sooo helpful

I visited this hospital on 24th February 2016 and was admitted to Swinley Ward on Bed 8. I have to say the staff worked so hard, they do...

27 February 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust