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 200 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)

97% 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)

116% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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

% 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. 722 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1773 responses. 7732 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1773 responses. 7732 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1634 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2357 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

The worst hospital I have ever been to

I went today (25.417) to get the results of two biopsy's to find out if I have cancer. Only to be told there is a backlog and the result...

25 April 2017

Excellent Service

Went to Rheumatologist for first appointment. They were fantastic. After listening to my concerns and reading my doctors referral they ex...

25 April 2017

Emergency surgery

I'd like to say a massive thankyou to all at burnleys early pregnancy unit for their professionalism and compassion during treatment for ...

18 April 2017

Disorganised chaos

My son had an appointment in the ultrasound dept, took a day of work, spent a fortune on a bus ticket to get there and starved himself ...

17 April 2017

Gold medal to the nurse

I attended the Urology clinic as a very apprehensive outpatient today but have to give full marks to my assigned nurse, who put me at eas...

7 April 2017

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust