Westmorland General Hospital

01539 732288 Burton Rd , Kendal, LA9 7RG
http://www.uhmb.nhs.uk/

Overview

WGH

“A great place to be cared for; a great place to work.”

Westmorland General Hospital is operated by University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust - which provides a comprehensive range of hospital and community services for people across North Lancashire and South Cumbria.

The Trust operates from three main hospital sites - Royal Lancaster Infirmary, Furness General Hospital in Barrow and Westmorland General Hospital in Kendal - serving a population spread across an area of over 1,000 square miles. 

It is also responsible for outpatient services at Ulverston Community Health Centre and Queen Victoria Hospital in Morecambe.

Westmorland General Hospital provides a wide range of services including an Urgent Treatment Centre, Oncology Unit, Renal Unit, Breast Screening Unit, Cardiac Catheterisation Lab, Midwife-led Maternity Unit, Elective Surgical services, Outpatient and Diagnostic services, including pathology, radiology and endoscopy, and allied health services departments, such as Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Nutrition and Dietetics, and Pharmacy services.

For more information please visit: http://www.uhmb.nhs.uk/hospitals/westmorland-general-hospital/

Contact details

Westmorland General Hospital

Tel: 01539 732288   Fax: 01539 740852

Address: Burton Rd, Kendal, LA9 7RG

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

Email: trusthq@mbht.nhs.uk

Departments and services

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Quality of service at Westmorland General Hospital

This hospital is managed by University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 293 responses. 6692 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 407 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1956 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 157 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 407 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 293 responses. 6692 staff work at this trust.

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

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Last updated on 24 January 2019.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust