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 221 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)

90% 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)

91% 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)

93% 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)

96% 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 score: Inpatient

68 from 688 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

Excellent

Spent the afternoon on Ward 11. My whole experience from initially seeing the Consultant to being admitted and discharged today was fan...

12 September 2014

Length of time for intial appointment

I'm very disappointed that after being advised by the GP on 29th August that I was having seizures, I have today received an appointment ...

12 September 2014

I haven't seen it yet because I can't get seen

I was referred to this hospital on the "fast track" with cancer in both kidneys in early July. It's now September and I haven't...

11 September 2014

August bank holiday in ward 28

Generally I don't have any complaints about my actual stay in Hospital,only the reason for me being there.I had been on the waiting list ...

10 September 2014

Operation Delay

My dad was due for an operation today and was picked up at 5am this morning and is now on his way home (11 hours later) as the operation ...

8 September 2014

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust