Royal Preston Hospital

01772 716565 Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood , Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
http://www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 317 ratings for this hospital

This Department is managed by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Outpatients
01772 522443

Surgical Assessment Unit
01772 523471

The Urology Service provides surgery for a range of urological (affecting kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate and reproductive organs) conditions, including cancer, for both adults and children.

Less invasive techniques, such as keyhole (laparoscopic) surgery is undertaken where appropriate, and specialist treatment including laser surgery is available for female incontinence and erectile dysfunction.

The urology team comprises specialist consultants and clinical nurse specialists.

Outpatient clinics are held daily.

You can access the Urology Service via a referral from your GP.

Click here to view more information on the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals website.

The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Urology AUGUST 2017

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)
WARD 10

86%

of planned level

103%

of planned level

73%

of planned level

174%

of planned level

WARD 11

62%

of planned level

125%

of planned level

76%

of planned level

121%

of planned level

WARD 12

65%

of planned level

140%

of planned level

70%

of planned level

153%

of planned level

WARD 15

85%

of planned level

126%

of planned level

100%

of planned level

118%

of planned level

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Key facts about the Urology department at Royal Preston Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 21 weeks for 9/10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

86%Patients recommend this service. 78 responses

Latest reviews of this service

WARD 11

I have just returned home from a 6 day stay in Ward !!. The staff from the cleaners right up to the Ward Sister and those inbetween were ...

27 February 2017

Pain Clinic

I don't know what happened to the person above to have so many complaints i have had the best treatment i could possibly have everything ...

17 October 2016

Mr JA Brown Patient 12 July 2016

I have no good words to say about the staff who seemed uninterested in anything my wife had to say to them, nor do i have anything good t...

15 July 2016

Urology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for August '17 Other services in ward for August '17
Ward 15
93%
GENERAL SURGERY
Ward 10
88%
GENERAL SURGERY
Ward 11
93%
GENERAL SURGERY
Ward 12
74%
GENERAL SURGERY

Last updated on 10 October 2016.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust