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 209 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.

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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 national standards

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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
Ward level breakdown

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

93% 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)

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

94% 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

0.31% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.03% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

67 from 691 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

July 2014

I gave birth to my first child on July 10th. I arrived already 10cms & from the minute I got to the delivery suite I was taken care of. M...

21 July 2014

major surgery

After being diagnosed with cervical cancer, the staff from gyno dept, ward 11 and ward 31 were absolutely fantastic. I had complicated ma...

16 July 2014

Ward 19 - brilliant staff

Ward 19 is a day ward for surgery. The ward itself is pretty much big standard day ward with no tvs. But the staff really do make up for...

16 July 2014

Very disappointed

I visited the Neurology department at LGH on 23/01/2014 following electric shock I had at work, the Neurologist (I do not know his name )...

14 July 2014

Experience in Ward 23

Since my last review I have been admitted for a laser prostate operation which commenced on admission day in Ward 20. After recovery...

14 July 2014

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

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