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 324 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)

87.00% 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)

128.53% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

91.97% 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)

136.94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 951 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 328 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 284 responses. 7721 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 284 responses. 7721 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 2119 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Angioplasty (10/08/17) and femoral-distal bypass (13/10/17)

I have recently attended the 'hot' vascular clinic and vascular departments for the procedures above and I can not praise the staff enoug...

17 October 2017

Preston ENT

Today I had an appointment at Royal Preston Hospital, ENT department. There was prompt booking in procedure and only a very short wait to...

16 October 2017

Urgent Care

Renaming the Primary Care unit as Urgent Care is just a poor excuse for keeping the A&E numbers down. Visited A&E with my daughte...

12 October 2017

Lack of professionalism

Waiting for 8h. 5hseen by 2 doctors and 3h for a blood test result. Was the worse experience I ever had. I am working as a nurse on A&E d...

10 October 2017

Hand surgery (intricate) re broken fingers

I cannot give high enough praise to the consultant and theatre staff attending my injury. I was treated with respect and dignity and had...

10 October 2017

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Last updated on 21 September 2015.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust