West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG
http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 96 ratings for this hospital

Overview

West Cumberland Hospital

West Cumberland Hospital is a general hospital providing a 24-hour A&E, a consultant-led maternity unit and special care baby unit, a range of specialist clinical services and an outpatients service.

There is pay and display parking onsite.

Visiting hours are available on our website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.aspx

 

Contact details, map and directions

West Cumberland Hospital

Tel: 01946 693181

Address: Homewood, Hensingham, Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

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

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Quality of service at West Cumberland Hospital

This hospital is managed by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

91.00% 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)

103.09% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

87.71% 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)

105.73% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 778 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 33 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 235 responses. 4076 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

64%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 235 responses. 4076 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1170 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

visit to A+E

Recent visit to A+E and i couldn't believe how brilliant all the team were From reception to triage,doctor to nurse absolutely outstand...

13 October 2017

Dupytrens procedure + A&E visit

I was back after 7 years for a repeat dupytrens operation. What a huge improvement the new building is to the old. I was in the day car...

7 October 2017

Care & Attention

On the 5/10/17 I had an osteotomy performed on my left knee, I would like to congratulate the surgeon & team in the theater they made the...

7 October 2017

High Tibial Osteotomy knee Surgery

I just wanted to say a big thank you to all corncerned in my recent knee surgery. From the Day surgical staff who looked after me and bo...

29 September 2017

8 day stay medical ward 2

Just wanted to Thank Distington Ambulance crew, AE dept, AEU ward medical ward 2 for exceptional care of my husband. From beginning to e...

10 September 2017

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust