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 381 ratings for this hospital

Neurology

This Department is managed by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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The Neurology Department works closely with neuroradiology, neurophysiology, neurosurgery and neurorehabilitation to diagnose and treat all types of neurological conditions, including common conditions, migraine/headache disorders, epilepsy, Parkinson’s Disease, stroke, multiple sclerosis, dystonia, and motor neurone disease.  We have specialist clinics for multiple sclerosis, movement disorders, dystonia, peripheral nerve and headache.

The neurology team includes consultant neurologists, specialist registrars/specialty trainees, and specialist nurses in Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, motor neurone disease and epilepsy.

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Staff

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The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Neurology October 2014

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Ward) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)
Neurorehabilitation Unit

81%

of planned level

105%

of planned level

102%

of planned level

194%

of planned level

Ward 17

101%

of planned level

113%

of planned level

98%

of planned level

153%

of planned level

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Key facts about the Neurology department at Royal Preston Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: service

73 from 49 responses

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Latest reviews of this service

appointments

I go to Preston royal to see the doctor in neurology for treatment every 3 months. The doctor is fantastic, the problem is they don't boo...

23 November 2014

worst hospital in the north west

i broke my back in an accsedent .on 30th july my frist appontment with the spine clince is the 21 october beg to go to anyother hospita ...

18 September 2014

Poor Poor hospital - Neurology Department

I came to visit this hospital a few weeks ago with my mother who can not walk. There was no room on the disability parking. We had to pa...

1 September 2014

Waited ages.

I attended outpatients today my appointment was 4pm and i was seen at 6.05pm, after the long wait i was beyond caring about anything and ...

19 August 2014

I attended for a MRI scan in the mobile unit

This was my second MRI scan, I found my first one most stressful and quite unpleasant. [Not conducted at Preston] The two staff invol...

6 August 2014

Neurology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for October '14 Other services in ward for October '14
Ward 17
73

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust