Leicester General Hospital

0300 303 1573 Gwendolen Road , Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4PW
http://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 262 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Leicester General Hospital is on the outskirts of Leicester in Evington. It is about three miles east of the city centre and offers a range of in-patient, day case and out-patient services.

Contact details, map and directions

Leicester General Hospital

Tel: 0300 303 1573

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4PW

Website: http://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk

Email: communications@uhl-tr.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

Sports & Exercise Medicine

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Quality of service at Leicester General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

97% 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

0.4% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.56% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1013 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 525 responses. 13965 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

63%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 525 responses. 13965 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 5551 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Ward 11 and Ward 31

I was extremely nervous about having a partial hysterectomy as it's many years since I've been in hospital. However, the nurses on Ward 1...

22 March 2017

On trial drugs but so complicated! lack of communication.

I was put on a trial M.S drug called Tecfidera and I have complained to my consultant, (when you get to see them), that the process for h...

16 March 2017

Exceptional Service

There is no other word to describe the caring nature and professionalism of all of the Staff in the Urology Dept at Leicester - Exception...

8 March 2017

Fantastic care when having my baby boy in December

After readings the reviews I thought I'd have a Doula at my birth so I knew I would have support if the maternity unit was busy. I needn'...

1 March 2017

Giving birth at leicester general

Gave birth to my daughter a few weeks ago via induction and can honestly say i cannot fault the efforts and support of all the staffon th...

28 February 2017

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust