North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Telephone: 01946 693181
Address: West Cumberland Hospital, Hensingham, Whitehaven, Cumberland, CA28 8JG
Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/index.aspx

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 8 ratings for this trust

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Interim Chief Executive Ann Farrar

North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust - Taking Care of North Cumbria

The Trust provides acute hospital services across North Cumbria. The main hospitals are the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle and West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven. All the main specialties are available on both sites. We also offer outpatient and maternity services at other community locations, including Brampton, Haltwhistle, Alston, Penrith, Kirkby Stephen, Wigton, Keswick, Cockermouth, Maryport, Workington and Millom.

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Friends and Family June.pdf (.pdf, 176.28 KB)

Last updated on 07 August 2013.

Latest reviews of this trust

Delayed care due to transfer between hospitals

Clinicians (from my GP onwards) seemed to struggle to obtain appropriate care for me. I was transferred from Whitehaven to Carlisle - wit...

8 May 2015

For back pain

Not likely as the treatment is none existent for back pain unless you want to spend the rest of your life on tablets that don't work. Go...

11 April 2015

Treatment

My son has been attending the west Cumberland hospital in Whitehaven and the local GP for 2 years, may be longer, on and off for severe b...

18 March 2015

Outstanding care

I am recovering at home after spending last week in Skiddaw 2 following a total hip replacement. I couldn't have had better care anywhere...

10 December 2014

Once again west Cumbria health care is failing

My mum is in hospital for the third time in six months. Once again the care given by the hospital is lacking. They neglected to tell me o...

26 September 2014

Quality of service at North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 30 June 2014.

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