Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

0151 600 1616 Thomas Drive , Liverpool, L14 3PE
http://www.lhch.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 42 ratings for this hospital

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  • Safe Staffing at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Overview

As the largest single site specialist heart and chest hospital in the country, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital has a clear vision to 'be the best cardiothoracic integrated healthcare organisation.

LHCH provides specialist services in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, respiratory medicine including adult cystic fibrosis and diagnostic imaging, both in the hospital and out in the community.

In 2015, the Trust was rated top in the country for 'care and treatment of patients' as well as 'cleanliness of wards' in the Care Quality Commission's National Inpatient Survey. This was on the back of being rated top in the country for 'overall patient care' (the 7th time in 8 years) in the CQC's 2014 survey. 

The Trust was named Health Service Journal Awards 2012 "Provider of the Year".

The Trust serves a catchment area of 2.8million people spanning Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and the Isle of Man, and increasingly receives referrals from outside these areas for highly specialised services such as aortics.  

 

Contact details, map and directions

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Tel: 0151 600 1616   Fax: 0151 600 1862

Address: Thomas Drive, Liverpool, L14 3PE

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

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Latest news

Safe Staffing at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

From April 2014, all trusts with inpatient beds, including Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, are required to publish information about staffing levels on each ward, together with the percentage of shifts meeting safe staffing guidelines.

To find out more about safe staffing levels at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, please visit: https://www.lhch.nhs.uk/about-lhch/our-outcomes/safe-staffing-level-reports-and-publications/

Last updated on 10 May 2016.

Quality of service at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

99.72% 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)

96.30% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96.16% 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)

103.66% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 491 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

97%staff recommend this hospital for care. 297 responses. 1576 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 297 responses. 1576 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 57 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Possitive ....appointment for CAT Scan

I had a very positive experience for a CAT scan yesterday. The department was very busy having had extra emergencies that morning . I was...

6 October 2017

Fantastic Treatment For My Dad

Dad had a pacemaker fitted last week - he was on Birch ward. He is 91 and so this would not have been entirely straightforward. I have ...

15 September 2017

amazing treatment

Following referral to the hospital, I have been treated with the utmost kindness and respect. All the staff have met me with a smile. Not...

11 September 2017

Reassuringly competent staff.

How can you rate the kindness and professionalism of the staff at Broadgreen heart and chest hospital. From the moment I have had contact...

7 September 2017

Life savers with care, flair and super professionals

I was transferred from Birmingham as they could not accommodate me with a very acute condition. From the moment I arrived in the ambulanc...

29 August 2017

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Last updated on 10 May 2016.

Information supplied by Liverpool Heart and Chest NHS Foundation Trust