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 10 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 a Primary Care Assessment Service (PCAS) with GP led inpatient beds, operating by the Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.

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.

No Smoking

UHMBT is a no smoking Trust.  Smoking is not permitted on any of the hospital sites.  Giving up smoking is the best thing you can do for your health.


Latest reviews of this trust

Maxillo-Facial Dept

I recently attended FGH for removal of a small facial cancer.I was advised that an operation was required on an outpatient basis. I expl...

11 December 2017

Breast Clinic

I have had excellent service from my GP referring me to the breast clinic on Thursday, an appointment was made (after hours) via my home ...

16 October 2017

Good service

After only a short wait my husband was attended to recently in A & E because he was in acute pain and we were on holiday in the area....

11 July 2017

Brilliant Service

Just wanted to congratulate MBHT. I saw my GP this morning about a knee injury. The GP referred me for an x-ray . Within an hour of leavi...

12 June 2017


Felt nervous of having MRI scan after poor experience at Chorley a few years ago new scanner a lot quieter and very pleasant surroundin...

16 March 2017

Quality of service at University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

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Last updated on 23 August 2017.

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