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 314 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. 

Families and carers are welcome to visit all patients in all wards between 10am and 8pm. 

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% 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)

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

89% 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)

113% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

67staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 713 responses. 7944 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 3384 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1039 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 491 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80staff recommend this hospital for care. 713 responses. 7944 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Operation Plastic Surgery

I attended the Plastic surgery Dept. On August 8th. I would like to say that I was most impressed by the surgeon and his team . They put ...

15 August 2018

Ward 17

My daughter was admitted to ward 17 on the 18 July, she was very poorly with a clot and bleed on her brain. Words will never be enough t...

13 August 2018

Horrendous waiting times

I was referred here by Westmorland General Hospital, whose doctor in PCAS went to the trouble of arranging an 11.30am appointment. I chec...

11 August 2018

Seen quickly, staff cared, great communication and team work

Was seen here with a cat bite infection which was tracking up my hand. Was seen the night/early AM before at Burnley urgent care centre (...

6 August 2018

Sudden anuresum from Barrow

Following severe headaches admitted to Furness general. 5 hours later blue lighted via ambulance to Preston. Good Friday so no neuro s...

31 July 2018

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Last updated on 23 April 2018.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust