West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 100 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

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 245 responses. 4148 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 503 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 548 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 365 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

74%staff recommend this hospital for care. 245 responses. 4148 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Absolutely fabulous staff!!

After being admitted to ward 1c in West cumberland hospital twice this week I cannot fault the staff at all! They have been amazing made ...

21 July 2019

Excellent facilities and staff

My time in Whitehaven began in the day surgery ward which is light and airy with plenty of room between the beds. Unfortunately those of ...

7 July 2019

Unplanned visit

I was taken to the West Cumberland Hospital A&E by ambulance evening of the 24th June. The care I received from the junior doctor on ...

29 June 2019

Gynae Consultant, WCH Superb! a short headline summary

First class service from start to finish. From the Receptionist In the x-ray department, the lovely ladies doing my gynae scan to the Con...

4 June 2019

Great treatment day patient - Knee Op

Big thank you to all staff in day surgery. I had a knee operation I and cannot convey how well I was looked after in all stages of my tr...

1 June 2019

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust