West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 104 ratings for this hospital


West Cumberland Hospital

West Cumberland Hospital is a general hospital providing a 24-hour A&E, a consultant-led maternity unit and special care baby unit, a range of specialist clinical services and an outpatients service.

There is pay and display parking onsite.

Visiting hours are available on our website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk/patients-and-visitors/visiting-times.aspx


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West Cumberland Hospital

Tel: 01946 693181

Address: Homewood, Hensingham, Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

Website: http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at West Cumberland Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 216 responses. 4150 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 568 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 557 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 339 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

50%staff recommend this hospital for care. 216 responses. 4150 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Knee replacement operation 13/05/2019

I was met with smiles and as much help as I needed. The procedure was explained in great detail and I was made comfortable, with nursing ...

21 May 2019

First Class Service

I attended at this hospital today.The staff were absolutely fantastic.Their attitude,friendliness and professionalism is beyond reproach....

10 May 2019

Shocked and disgusted to hear this

I am writing this on behalf of my dad who is not well enough to speak for himself. I live in Canada and I just learned how my dad was di...

7 May 2019

Last minute surgery cancellation

My experience of the hospital was disappointing to say the least. I was given a surgery appointment for near half a year after issues sta...

30 April 2019


My visit to the Day Unite, for a hernia repair, I was given the utmost care by the surgical team and nursing staff . Who made me feel at...

15 April 2019

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust