Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 383 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)

96% 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)

112% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

109% 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

0.12% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.72% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 956 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 541 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7979% staff recommend this hospital for care. 618 responses. 7477 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6262% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 618 responses. 7477 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 2031 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

excellent treatment

After a fall, my friend took me to the A & E. From reception staff, triage nurse, xray staff and doctor to the Orthopaedic Practitio...

27 June 2016

Husband blue lighted to here from blackpool

My husband was admitted to Blackpool vic on 15 th juse 2016 where they saw an anurism he was blue lighted to Preston hospital where they ...

22 June 2016

Amazing hard working staff on ward 25 .

I am writing this on behalf of my husband who has some mild learning difficulties and is unable to write this himself . Words cannot desc...

19 June 2016

Awful ! No compassion no respect and rude !

I had to have a blood test so went to the clinic you run ,I hate blood tests and normally your nurses understand but today was none of th...

16 June 2016

Dangerously Overstretched

This service is dangerously overstretched and on the verge of a fatal mistake. I'm not being sensationalist. I love the NHS, I love wh...

10 June 2016

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Last updated on 21 September 2015.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust