Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 269 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)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

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

95% 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. 1306 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. 1900 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Mri scan

Today I had an mri scan. It was my first one and I was extremely nervous. I'm also a little claustrophobic. When I got in there they were...

19 July 2016

Can't fault nurses/receptionists, but treatment a lottery

Have had back and neck pain constantly since end of 2013, my Leicester GP wouldn't refer me, but when I moved to Melton in 2014 and got a...

11 July 2016

enlarged testical

I was in l g h for a enlarged testical last year I was treated very well. I should have thank the hospital last year but I did not I'm so...

8 July 2016

Brilliant care on ward 27

Spent a few days on ward 27 after surgery,surgical care incredible,staff on ward extremely kind,caring a d round the clock attentive,can ...

30 June 2016

Radiology Department

Hello General Hospital, I visited your hospital yesterday, Tuesday, 28 June at 3.15 pm for a CT Colon with contrast, although I had read ...

29 June 2016

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust