Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

01942 244000 Wigan Lane , Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN
http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 62 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Royal Albert Edward Infirmary is a redeveloped and modern District General Hospital situated in Wigan with 513 beds providing a base for emergency and acute work, It is located close to Wigan Town Centre for transport links.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Tel: 01942 244000   Fax: 01942 822042

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN

Website: http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

Email: info@wwl.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

83% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

125% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.22% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 501 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1676 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8282% staff recommend this hospital for care. 317 responses. 4962 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

8282% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 317 responses. 4962 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 6915 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

high praise

The care I received was beyond words I had a problem after my treatment which I feel saved my life I am truly grateful kind regards Dave.

15 July 2016

Pemberton ward

I can not speak highly enough of the staff on Pemberton ward .My husband was admitted to the ward on Friday 22nd of Jan When we were told...

6 July 2016

Rainbow Ward

My son visited Wigan hospital today for a minor operation on his tongue. As soon as we entered the Rainbow Ward we were treated superbly...

22 June 2016

The whole team were fantastic

I had to have blood tests done regarding a possible infection. I have terminal prostate cancer and had recently started chemo at Christie...

13 June 2016

Excellent patient care

My littlest man is two weeks old and is back up to his birth weight, he's had a tough couple of weeks after he decided to make an early a...

31 May 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust