West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG
http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 107 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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

 

Contact details, map and directions

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

This hospital is managed by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

95% 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)

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

93% 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)

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 657 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 214 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

74%staff recommend this hospital for care. 394 responses. 4059 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

53%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 394 responses. 4059 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1196 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Accident & Emergency Department

I needed to attend the A & E with a hand injury after a fall. All of the staff treated me with respect and dignity. All were ve...

3 April 2018

Visit To Day Surgery Unit

Hi I was an inpatient at the West Cumberland Hospital yesterday 21st March 2018 on the Day Surgery Unit, and I would just like for so...

22 March 2018

Trip to urology/outpatients

I had to attend Urology yesterday as I had a problem - (MS patient) but it was soon sorted for me by the Snr Nurse. Thank you so much Wes...

24 February 2018

Cat Scan which found an ovarian cyst

After suffering some pain in my inner thigh upto the top of my leg and then internally I was sent by my G P for an Ultrasound and my appo...

22 February 2018

My stay at West Cumberland Hospital

I was recently admitted to West Cumbelrand Hospital for an operation and can quite honestly say from the first outpatient clinic to my di...

21 February 2018

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust