Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

01942 244000 Wigan Lane , Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN
http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 71 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Royal Albert Edward Infirmary is a redeveloped and modern District General Hospital situated in Wigan with 513 beds providing a base for emergency and acute work, It is located close to Wigan Town Centre for transport links.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Tel: 01942 244000   Fax: 01942 822042

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 2NN

Website: http://www.wwl.nhs.uk/hospitals/raei.aspx

Email: info@wwl.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

81% 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)

101% 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)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 269 responses. 5067 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 2673 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 704 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 1172 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77staff recommend this hospital for care. 269 responses. 5067 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Wonderful caring staff.

I was sent to A & E after ringing the NHS patient help line. I was suffering from chest pain. I was worried and anxious but on enter...

14 July 2018

Pharmacy

Why is it that the Pharmacy keeps people waiting well past 20 minutes to dispense prescriptions, I know that at times it will be busy but...

9 July 2018

I was upset after our conversation

I rang up Lowton Ward in the afternoon to find out how my elderly dad was. I was very worried and anxious. I asked how he was and how his...

27 May 2018

Children’s broken bone

Visit with 9 yr old (never been to a&e before so was so anxious about possible 6,7,8..... hour waits!), got our drink and a snack and hea...

24 May 2018

Gave birth in April 18

After reading some of the reviews about this maternity unit I was very apprehensive. I’ve recently moved to the area and was even contemp...

21 May 2018

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust