Royal Preston Hospital

01772 716565 Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood , Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
http://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 319 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Emergency Department, Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital provides a wide range of emergency, elective and specialist healthcare services to 370,000 local people and 1.5 million people across Lancashire and South Cumbria.  The region's Major Trauma Centre, and Rosemere Cancer Centre are both based at Royal Preston Hospital which also provides specialist renal, plastics and burns, and neurosciences services.  The Specialist Mobility and Rehabilitation Centre, also in Preston, provides care for people with disabilities including amputees.  Our maternity service includes a newly built neo-natal unit.

Our Centre for Health Research and Innovation undertakes a wide variety of clinical studies and trials to develop new drugs and treatments.

We provide award winning education programmes for medical, nursing and allied health professional students in our state of the art learning facilities which are amongst the most advanced in the country.

Our purpose is to always provide excellent care with compassion.  We believe every single patient deserves the very highest standards of care, and to be treated with kindness and respect. 

For more information about our hospital and services please visit our website:

www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Preston Hospital

Tel: 01772 716565   Fax: 01772 522162

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

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

Email: enquiries@lthtr.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

For visiting times, latest news, patient information leaflets and how to make a compliment or complaint. Please visit our website at www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Preston Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

91% 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)

115% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

122% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 825 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 344 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79staff recommend this hospital for care. 675 responses. 7695 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 675 responses. 7695 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 1597 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Treatment at Preston A&E 23/6/17

I wanted to thank the staff today, especially one particular Nurse Clinician for their care and treatment today. We were seen quickly and...

23 June 2017

Good and bad

I was on b2 RPH the nursing staff where awesome. I did not have one bad nurse the bed side care was out this world. And helped me so much...

21 June 2017

Waste of time

I visited the medical centre and A&E twice over the weekend. I was suffering from severe abdominal and lower back pain. The nurses were g...

20 June 2017

Concern re head pain behind left eye

I saw a neurology consultant at spire but as an NHS patient in January 2017. I started with an usual pressure pain behind my left eye in ...

12 June 2017

Very poor treatment

On 8th April 2017 I went to Preston A&E with a large open wound on my ankle after an incident with my leg and a window. Before attending ...

8 June 2017

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Last updated on 21 September 2015.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust