Burnley General Hospital

01282 425071 Burnley General Hospital, Casterton Avenue , Burnley, BB10 2PQ
http://www.elht.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 171 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Burnley General Hospital

Burnley General Hospital provides a full range of hospital services to adults and children. This includes general and specialist medical and surgical services along with a full range of diagnostic (e.g. MRI, CT scanning) and support services. The newest facility to be added to the Burnley site is the state of the art Women and Newborn Centre costing 32million pounds. This also has an alongside Birth Centre to provide the best care for women having babies in East Lancashire. The centre includes facilities for the urgent care of neonates and complex births as well as birthing suits , facilities for water births and a home from home environment.

Contact details, map and directions

Burnley General Hospital

Tel: 01282 425071   Fax: 01282 474444

Address: Burnley General Hospital, Casterton Avenue, Burnley, BB10 2PQ

Website: http://www.elht.nhs.uk

Email: contact@elht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Burnley General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

94% 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)

118% 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

0.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 742 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7878% staff recommend this hospital for care. 1581 responses. 7795 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6767% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1581 responses. 7795 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1248 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2507 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Absolutely delighted. A very caring team

Very heartwarming to read all the positive reviews. I visited the unit today to have my cataract op. All the staff were very friendly a...

22 July 2016

Urology Endoscopy Burnley General Thursday 21 July 2016

All the staff on the Urology Ward are outstanding in all respects. This must be one of the finest hospital wards anywhere!! Above all the...

22 July 2016

Destroyed by life

Attended in April for flexible sigmoidoscopy. Having previously had a colonoscopy in another hospital with no problems I thought it would...

18 July 2016

Burnley General Breast Clinic

After experiencing unusual and recent breast pain I was immediately referred to Burnley General Breast Clinic by my GP. The responsive Ap...

14 July 2016

No Better Place

I was refetrred to The Burnley Breast Unit in early June 2016. From start to this part of my treatment I have had the most exceptional su...

13 July 2016

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust