West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 106 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 745 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 836 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 255 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

Kind compassionate care

I felt such relief after visiting my elderly mother (with dementia and profoundly deaf) in the EAU this week. The very notable, kind, tho...

30 December 2018

Follow up appointment at Endoscopy

Having previously been admitted to Ambulatory Care and diagnosed with Diverticulitis, I had a follow up appointment at Endoscopy to ensur...

24 December 2018

Total knee replacement

A huge thank you to all the admin,clinical and clinical support teams for making my stay in hospital for knee surgery a very positive exp...

19 December 2018

Faultless service

I went in with a damaged ankle, was seen in triage within 5 minutes, straight to X-ray, then immediately seen by junior and more senior d...

18 December 2018

Appointment at wch

I have had plenty of visits to this hospital and today stood out due to a nurse in dermatology Was a complete professional and a very n...

13 December 2018

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust