Leicester General Hospital

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 266 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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 471 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

67% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 1101 responses. 12111 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

54% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 1101 responses. 12111 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

poor care & communication

My husband was admitted with severe abdominal pain and his care was shocking at times. Some of the staff were brilliant but the rest were...

3 March 2015

Outpatients visit

From the cheery receptionist to the radiographer, all staff involved were polite and helpful. I had questions to ask and was listened to...

3 March 2015

shocking care don't think they employ any doctors

I have been in the hospital for 5 days it has taken this long to get 2 scans done. I have had 2 complete rata without seeing a doctor at...

2 March 2015

Absolutely brilliant!

I attended this department on Friday 20 February 1015 for a diagnostic cortisone injection in my hip. I arrived 15 minutes early and was...

21 February 2015

Consultant & his team + Ward 18

The consultant has just performed foot surgery which has gone extremely well. This was my second stay at the Leicester General in twelve...

18 February 2015

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust