University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

01539 732288 Westmorland General Hospital, Burton Road , Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7RG

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 12 ratings for this trust



The Trust operates from three main hospital sites: Furness General Hospital in Barrow, Royal Lancaster Infirmary in Lancaster and Westmorland General Hospital in Kendal.

Furness General Hospital and the Royal Lancaster Infirmary have a range of 'General Hospital' services, with full Accident & Emergency Departments, Critical/Coronary Care units and Consultant led beds. 

Westmorland General Hospital provides a range of General Hospital services, together with an Urgent Treatment Centre.

All three sites provide a range of planned care, including outpatients, diagnostics, therapies, day-case and inpatient surgery. In addition a range of local outreach services and diagnostics are provided from a number of community facilities.

We also have two healthcare centres, Queen Victoria Hospital in Morecambe and Ulverston Community Health Centre.

For a full list of all services and departments provided by UHMBT, please visit our website.

Limited parking is available at all of our sites, including designated spaces for blue badge holders and short stay/drop off points.

Latest reviews of this trust

Lovely staff and ward

I was admitted on ward 16 for an overnight stay after being rushed to A&E because I was having a miscarriage at 11 weeks. I was well...

16 March 2019

Day surgery

Although appointment was delayed five hours,ward nurses kept us informed of delays and treat us with great respect. Theatre staff were ve...

19 September 2018

Excellent ward. Very well managed

I was recently taken into hospital after a minor heart attack which was a really big shock. When admired to the ccu I was instantly made ...

19 July 2018

Patient telephone survey

My husband spent 3rd/4th 07/18 in ward 7 WGH. He was most grateful for the treatment and care he received there. The disappointment came ...

11 July 2018


due to enlarged prostate and enlarged bladder and urine flow problems I tentatively attended on 22 june 2018 ...the procedure was unpleas...

23 June 2018

Last updated on 12 November 2018.

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