Royal Preston Hospital

01772 716565 Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood , Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 319 ratings for this hospital


Emergency Department, Royal Preston Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital provides a wide range of emergency, elective and specialist healthcare services to 370,000 local people and 1.5 million people across Lancashire and South Cumbria.  The region's Major Trauma Centre, and Rosemere Cancer Centre are both based at Royal Preston Hospital which also provides specialist renal, plastics and burns, and neurosciences services.  The Specialist Mobility and Rehabilitation Centre, also in Preston, provides care for people with disabilities including amputees.  Our maternity service includes a newly built neo-natal unit.

Our Centre for Health Research and Innovation undertakes a wide variety of clinical studies and trials to develop new drugs and treatments.

We provide award winning education programmes for medical, nursing and allied health professional students in our state of the art learning facilities which are amongst the most advanced in the country.

Our purpose is to always provide excellent care with compassion.  We believe every single patient deserves the very highest standards of care, and to be treated with kindness and respect. 

Families and carers are welcome to visit all patients in all wards between 10am and 8pm. 

For more information about our hospital and services please visit our website:

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Royal Preston Hospital

Tel: 01772 716565   Fax: 01772 522162

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT



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Quality of service at Royal Preston Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

65%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 477 responses. 7925 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 2948 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 978 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 563 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 477 responses. 7925 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Communication appalling

Arrived at 4.20 with my 89 year old mother in law who had suffered a fall. I have listened to the endless chatter of the nurses social li...

27 October 2018

Colon Resection

After a routine check identified a cancerous tumour in my colon I was scheduled for surgery on 8th October. Admitted on that day, went to...

25 October 2018

Catering for those with Lactose Intolerence

I visit RPH fairly regularly and am very unimpressed at the inability to get a hot drink because dairy free 'milk' is unavailable anywher...

25 October 2018

Wonderful care from fantastic staff

Following a CT scan which diagnosed a slow bleed after a head trauma I was transported by ambulance from Furness Hospital to Preston on t...

23 October 2018

Post prostate opp

I have been coming back for follow up check ups for 9 months,I still find all the staff still very carering and helpful. They never rush ...

23 October 2018

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Last updated on 23 April 2018.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust