Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 283 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)

91% 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)

88% 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)

93% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1348 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

72%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1647 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

56%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1647 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1679 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Ward 1 daycase

Despite this being an extremely busy ward, the Staff including the Dr. & Clinical Aide, along with the two student nurses kept me ful...

19 May 2016

Staff at award 11

Yesterday I returned home after a hysteroscopy, polyp removal, and biopsy. Pre-operative care was at Ward 11, before being transferred to...

19 May 2016

Ward 11

I went onto ward 11 as a day patient on Monday 16th May to have a d&c, a internal scan of my bladder and an internal scan of my womb. Th...

18 May 2016

First class.

My husband was admitted for a Gall Bladder operation on Friday the 13th May. Right from the start he was treated in a very friendly way,...

18 May 2016

Thank you to Ward 10 Leicester General Hospital

Ward 10 treated our Father for Vasculitus which eventually claimed his life. Throughout the two months he was on the ward, every member ...

27 April 2016

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust