Leicester General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 294 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

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

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

102% 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)

98% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 869 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1368 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

55%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1368 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Answers

Myself and my gp are still awaiting a discharge letter explaining why i was sent home from planned surgery after ide had my pre op tests ...

5 July 2015

Waiting biopsy results

Had a day op on 19/5/2015 for possible removal of polyps and to see where bleeding was coming from the staff on ward 11 where wonderful a...

3 July 2015

simply the best

it might be on of the oldest hospitals in Leicester but in my opinion it is the best for quality and service professional nurses doctors ...

2 July 2015

Rubish

I visited ward 28 on Monday 29 June The outside area near the entrance looked like a Weatherspoon pub what a first impression

30 June 2015

Labour Ward

Having been bought in as an emergency on 19th June after suffering seizures at home and going to HDU room I can honestly say the care we ...

29 June 2015

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Last updated on 28 May 2012.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust