Royal Preston Hospital

Telephone: 01772 716565
Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
Website: http://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 389 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Emergency Department, Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital provides a wide range of emergency, elective and specialist healthcare services to 370,000 local people and 1.5 million people across Lancashire and South Cumbria.  The region's Major Trauma Centre, and Rosemere Cancer Centre are both based at Royal Preston Hospital which also provides specialist renal, plastics and burns, and neurosciences services.  The Specialist Mobility and Rehabilitation Centre, also in Preston, provides care for people with disabilities including amputees.  Our maternity service includes a newly built neo-natal unit.

Our Centre for Health Research and Innovation undertakes a wide variety of clinical studies and trials to develop new drugs and treatments.

We provide award winning education programmes for medical, nursing and allied health professional students in our state of the art learning facilities which are amongst the most advanced in the country.

Our purpose is to always provide excellent care with compassion.  We believe every single patient deserves the very highest standards of care, and to be treated with kindness and respect. 

For more information about our hospital and services please visit our website:

www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Preston Hospital

Tel: 01772 716565   Fax: 01772 522162

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

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

Email: enquiries@lthtr.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

For visiting times, latest news, patient information leaflets and how to make a compliment or complaint. Please visit our website at www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Preston Hospital

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

99% 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)

111% 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)

139% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 811 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 513 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

82% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 664 responses. 7306 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 664 responses. 7306 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

not listening

I was referred to neurologist by my gp.I found the appointment a waste of time and have had to ask my gp to get me another appointment wh...

29 January 2015

Revisit as in-patient to Ward 17 due to relapse

Taken ill abroad with re-occurence of myasthenia gravis. Flew home to first available bed in Ward 17. Following 5 days of treatment my r...

25 January 2015

Great care given by all members of staff

Had a normal delivery and was given the highest standard of care possible from the moment I arrived. Surprised at how fast the birth was ...

18 January 2015

Special delivery!

We ended up going to Preston for the birth of our baby boy after my waters broke and we were unable to go to chorley as I had to be induc...

17 January 2015

I've been on the waiting list 22 months for a spine operation. Operation...

I've been on the waiting list 22 months for a spine operation. Operation dates so far 26th June - cancelled for an audit (cancelled l...

16 January 2015

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Last updated on 30 June 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust