Royal Preston Hospital

01772 716565 Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood , Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 384 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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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 - Orthopaedics APRIL 2016

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)
Major Trauma Ward


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Ward 14


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Ward 16


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Key facts about the Orthopaedics department at Royal Preston Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 21weeks for 9 out of 10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

93%Patients recommend this service. 45 responses

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Latest reviews of this service

Great team for my operation

Throughout the whole process in both the build up to my operation and through the operation process itself I have nothing but high praise...

2 March 2016

Staff try to be pleasant but long wait and consultants busy

Last year in Feb/Mar I started getting sciatica, tried managing it myself and then as getting worse had some private physio in May and wa...

25 January 2016

First stay in hospital

I recently broke my leg and had to have it pinned. I was very scared as at 56 years of age I had never been in hospital other than having...

24 January 2016

Please improve organisation to avoid unnecessary stress

I broke my wrist in a cycling accident. Ambulance was called but after 40 minutes of waiting for the ambulance this was cancelled and I ...

5 January 2016

rough and late

my opiontment to get my cast on was both late by over an hour and was done roughly considerign i had a sprain plus broken thumb . no stab...

12 October 2015

Orthopaedics services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for April '16 Other services in ward for April '16
Major Trauma Ward
Ward 14
Ward 16

Last updated on 22 January 2016.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust