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 195 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. 757 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. 1400 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 2316 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent !

I attended Burnley birth centre on the labour of my 1st son in September 2016, being a young mum I was worried about being judged but the...

22 February 2017

exceptional standard of care

At a time when the staff of the NHS are under increasing scrutiny and subject to a great deal of critisism i feel that i had to comment o...

19 February 2017

Lovely staff

Attended last night due to a stuck piercing. All staff from reception to triage to doctor and practice nurse couldn't have been nicer. I...

16 February 2017

broken wrist

I had a misfortune of a broken wrist and bad burn on my arm and hand, I was assessed quickly, however the only issue was where to send m...

15 February 2017

Colposcopy Visit

I was referred to the clinic after a cervical smear test came back showing abnormal cells. I was apprehensive to say the least. The doc...

14 February 2017

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Last updated on 15 May 2014.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust