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Warrington Hospital

Telephone: 01925 635911
Address: Warrington Hospital, Lovely Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 1QG
Website: http://www.whh.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 160 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The main entrance to Warrington Hospital

Warrington Hospital is a leading district general hospital. It focuses on emergency and urgent care and has all the back up services required to treat patients with a range of complex medical and surgical conditions.

The hospital provides a full range of expert inpatient and outpatient services. It has low infection numbers and short waiting times for most specialties.

Warrington Hospital is home to Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust's accident and emergency department. The trust's maternity services are also based at the hospital and 3,200 babies are born at Warrington each year.

If your surgery or care might require extra support or a high level of specialist care it is likely to be carried out at Warrington.

The hospital is also home to specialist critical care, stroke, cardiac and surgical units - our £7million critical care unit is one of the best equipped in the region. Europe's first 128 slice CT scanner opened in January 2012 and our labour ward was completely refrubished with en-suite facilities in 2013.

Our Forget Me Not unit provides 21 beds for patients who  have dementia in a modern state of the art facility especailly designed for their needs.

Other new developments include a state of the art endoscopy unit and eye surgery facilities, alongside a new urgent care centre facility and upgraded A&E department.

The majority of wards in the hospital have been extensively refurbished over the last few years to ensure that the facilities you use match the high standard of care that our expert and caring staff across the hospital provide.

Warrington hospital is easily accessible, located to the north of Warrington town centre which is close to the M6, M62 and M56 motorways. It is also well served by local public transport networks.

Contact details, map and directions

Warrington Hospital

Tel: 01925 635911   Fax: 01925 662424

Address: Warrington Hospital, Lovely Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 1QG

Website: http://www.whh.nhs.uk

Email: enquiries@whh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Warrington Hospital

This hospital is managed by Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93% 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)

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

% 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

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

97% 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)

3.37% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 696 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 657 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

69%staff recommend this hospital for care. 219 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

65%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 219 responses

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Early pregnancy unit=excellent

I visited the early pregnancy assessment unit many times during the first 12 weeks of my pregnancy due to history of 2 miscarriages. Each...

27 July 2015

Avoid at all cost

After a fracture in 2010 i was "treated" here i was rushed into a cast and told to make an appointment to come back. After 4\5 years and ...

14 July 2015

Acceptable Standard?

Disappointed..having waited 3 months to see a Specialist for their expert oppinion, diagnosis & advice on suitable treatment I receiv...

2 July 2015

Great experience with orthopaedics and children's ward team

My son was operated on today by a consultant in orthopaedics to correct a broken wrist that was not healing with good alignment. (Pesky ...

24 June 2015

Breach in confidentiality

At the beginning of last year I went for what I thought would be a routine dating scan for my pregnancy at 13.5 weeks in the main scannin...

8 June 2015

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Last updated on 03 June 2015.

Information supplied by Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust