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 177 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)

95% 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)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

117% 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. 872 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1660 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2544 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Great Experience

I attended Ward 15 for a total knee replacement on the 1st August this year. I was quite apprehensive, having never undergone major surg...

18 August 2016

Excellant care

I spent a few hours on the day case unit on the 15th august this year and I have to say I was really impressed with the care I received. ...

16 August 2016

The care and dignity

The care and dignity showed by the consultant and all the staff, to my Father, on Ward six at Burnley General Hospital and at the clinic ...

4 August 2016

Treatment at Urgent Care

Just wanted to say what fabulous treatment my partner has recieved tonight. All the staff work so hard and are truly committed. Despite t...

3 August 2016

Bad communication

I was given a place on an 8 week pain management course at Burnley, to help deal with my pain issues. 1 month prior to it starting I call...

3 August 2016

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust