West Cumberland Hospital

01946 693181 Homewood, Hensingham , Whitehaven, CA28 8JG
http://www.ncuh.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 109 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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

 

Contact details, map and directions

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

This hospital is managed by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

90% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

89% 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)

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 590 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 15 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

74%staff recommend this hospital for care. 394 responses. 4059 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

53%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 394 responses. 4059 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1015 responses.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Care and treatment

Absolutely brillint care today..went in to get a Arthroscopy of the knee in The Day Case Unit..the staff especially my nurse that was ass...

8 February 2018

Accident and emergency

The service I received today was first class, I was kept fully informed and was involved in the decisions making process with regards to...

2 February 2018

Excellent from start to finish

Had a stay in the surgical day and I was really impressed I did have a bit of a wait before I was admitted but other than that it was exc...

26 January 2018

Day Case Surgery

I had a knee Arthroscopy and repair to my Meniscus on Monday 22nd January 2018 in the Day Case Surgery Unit at the West Cumberland Hospit...

25 January 2018

I have been treated in A&E and the Endoscopy Departments.

Sadly over the past few days I have been treated in A&E and the Endoscopy Department the next day, still in a lot of pain due possibl...

19 January 2018

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Last updated on 11 December 2014.

Information supplied by North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust