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)

85% 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)

103% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

143% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 567 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1713 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. 3088 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Been refused by reception staff.

I am writing on behalf of an accident I seen at a and e in Wigan. A young man came in shivering and could barely walk when approaching th...

16 September 2016

Standish Ward - amazing staff

At 09:46 this morning (14/09/16) my dad passed away. Throughout his illness and his time on Standish Ward every member of staff went abov...

14 September 2016

our recent visit to Wigan Infirmary

My wife recently attended Wigan Infirmary, from A and E to the discharge lounge she received kind care and attention from all, thank you ...

13 September 2016

Maternity Unit & Delivery Suite

I recently attended maternity triage due to contractions far too early in my pregnancy. I cannot fault the care I received from arriving ...

7 September 2016

RAE Infirmary

I was sent to the Ambulatory Department of RAE by my GP towards the end of July 2016. I would like to express my thanks to all the staff ...

31 August 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust