Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 270 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)

94% 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)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

98% 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. 1317 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7070% staff recommend this hospital for care. 647 responses. 12219 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

5959% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 647 responses. 12219 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1572 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

MRI Staff did NOT tell me my choices

Today I had an appointment in the MRI department at General hospital Leicester. Before starting the scan the staff only told me about noi...

22 August 2016

Very comfortable great staff

I stayed in the sleep lab for tests, what a lovely bunch of people, I found my stay relaxing, I was well informed about my tests, everyon...

20 August 2016

Total knee replacement left knee

I had a total knee replacement of my left leg on 28/10/16. Only found out about the surgery in a text alert 12 days prior to my admission...

10 August 2016

Excellent care in Ward 11 and 31

I just want to say a big thank you to all the staff at LGH in Wards 11 & 31 for the fantastic pre- and post-operative care my mother...

10 August 2016

the general is like a hotel that makes people well

I had total knee replacement surgery & was very nervous, but the skill of the staff made me feel a lot better about the whole thing. ...

10 August 2016

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust