Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 292 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)

92% 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)

84% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

91% 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1265 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1720 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

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

Efficient, helpful, courteous and caring

My husband was being treated by the Pain clinic for the past 5 years or so but, since the main consultant retired, he hasn't been so wan...

26 April 2016

what's the point

No real support offered by leic general pain mgt clinic. Put on generic pain mgt programme but that's it. Pain getting worse but consult...

25 April 2016

Trapeziectomy surgery ward 18 and 16

I would like to say how wonderful all of the staff on ward 18 and 16 were, during my recent admission to both areas for surgery. Everyo...

24 April 2016

Out patient visit

I was the last to be seen by the consultant Neurologist at a recent out patients appointment. I expected to be kept waiting as it was th...

23 April 2016

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Last updated on 06 August 2015.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust