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 57 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

Get directions to Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Quality of service at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
Visit CQC profile

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

82% 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)

93% 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)

136% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 616 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1831 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83staff recommend this hospital for care. 192 responses. 5062 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

71staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 192 responses. 5062 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 2943 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent staff

My Mum came onto Astley ward and was there for 3 weeks. They could not do enough for her. One particular Dr, can't remember their name, k...

19 July 2017

My dad was admitted to Wigan infirmary with breathing difficulties/heart...

My dad was admitted to Wigan infirmary with breathing difficulties/heart failure. The first ward that he was on was Ince ward, the staff...

12 July 2017

I was also particularly impressed with the tidiness and cleanliness

I wish to record my sincere appreciation for the kind, professional and helpful way in which my angiogram was carried out in the cardiac ...

21 June 2017

Superb nursing care

I had this planned op on the 8th June after previous scans etc, failed gastroscopy and appointments for a tumour on a duodenal polyp. Dur...

16 June 2017

Ambulatory Assessment Area

I was referred to AAA by A&E and have had to visit that area 3 times this week. On all the occasions I have visited all the staff ha...

15 June 2017

Nearby Hospitals

Find nearby Hospitals

Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust