North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Telephone: 01946 693181
Address: West Cumberland Hospital, Hensingham, Whitehaven, Cumberland, CA28 8JG

2.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 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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Latest reviews of this trust

Urology appointments

why is it that after an urgent referral from my GP, that the two week rule for cancer referrals is not being adhered to at CIC. I have ha...

28 September 2015

Cut services with no compassion or thought

Received an email today telling me I wouldn't be able to get my pain medication from the Cumberland Infirmary as yet another consultant i...

1 August 2015

Carelessness over medication, and disorganisation

My sister was operated on at the Carlisle Infirmaryfor a (second) fractured hip early in the New Year. When she was released from hospita...

7 June 2015

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

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 2015.

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