Royal Preston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

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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 2016

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)
neurorehabilitation unit

87%

of planned level

121%

of planned level

114%

of planned level

138%

of planned level

Ward 17

74%

of planned level

139%

of planned level

90%

of planned level

142%

of planned level

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Key facts about the Neurology department at Royal Preston Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 25 weeks for 9/10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

100%Patients recommend this service. 19 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Neurology Nurse Practitioner Team

I get regular treatment by the Neurological Nurse Practitioner Team. They are very professional, up-to-date and genuinely pleasant people.

6 March 2017

MRI results!!

Find it hard to believe that my husband had a five year MRI scan check up for a brain aneurysm last September and despite several phone c...

2 March 2017

Outpatient appointment to see s doctor in Neurology

I managed to get a cancellation, which was ideal for me. The nurse and Dr were v...

4 February 2017

My stay in Ward 17

I recently spent 5 days in Ward 17 Neurology .i cannot speak highly enough of the staff on this ward. Throughout my stay, I was treated w...

25 January 2017

Ward 17 rocks

After a consultation with the doctor I was allocated a bed on ward 17 the same day. I have to say I entered hospital with some trepidatio...

10 May 2016

Neurology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for December '16 Other services in ward for December '16
Ward 17
19%

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust