West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 103 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. 528 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 626 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 259 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

Professional and outstanding care

I was on holiday near Keswick when at 30 weeks pregnant I noticed I had not felt my baby move all Sunday. After trying to get baby move w...

12 March 2019

Full Knee Replacement

I has a Total Knee Replacement on the 5/3 /19 From entering the day centre to going through for surgery then going to recovery. .. and t...

8 March 2019

Fantastic staff

My dad was admitted just before Christmas due to an unexpected episode. He was cared for extremely well in A and E and then transferred t...

24 February 2019

Six months for initial consultation

Six months to initial consultation and I'm still waiting! They constantly reschedule my appointment and now I will no longer see the c...

1 February 2019

Excellent emergency eye treatment

I attended the A&E department (CHOC) this morning due to a painful eye condition. There were no queues, the staff were polite and att...

28 January 2019

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust