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 JANUARY 2018

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

93%

of planned level

103%

of planned level

89%

of planned level

140%

of planned level

WARD 11

75%

of planned level

126%

of planned level

66%

of planned level

150%

of planned level

WARD 12

71%

of planned level

144%

of planned level

75%

of planned level

125%

of planned level

WARD 15

91%

of planned level

123%

of planned level

100%

of planned level

90%

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 23 weeks for 9/10 patients

Friends and Family Test score: service

92%Patients recommend this service. 93 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Radical prostectomy

Just had a short stay on ward 10. The whole experience was made so much enjoyable by all the staff from cleaners to consultant. All as...

17 July 2018

Sepsis & Robotic Hemi-nephoureterectomy.

I would like to say a massive THANK YOU! to all the staff at Royal Preston Hospital, the care & support i have received over the past...

4 July 2018

patient friendly staff

I just want to say a big thank you to the nursing team on ward 10. they were lovely and patience with our dad and us when he was admitted...

17 May 2018

Radical robotic prostectomy

Having so often heard negative remarks concerning the NHS I would like to take this opportunity to express my thanks to Preston Royal. F...

5 February 2018

THANK YOU TO WARDS 12, 11 and EDU

We would just like to say thank you to all the caring, cheerful, efficient, hard-working and accommodating staff in EDU, Ward 12 and Ward...

22 January 2018

Urology services at this Hospital

Ward name Friends and Family Score for May ' Other services in ward for May '
Ward 10
90%
GENERAL SURGERY
Ward 12
95%
GENERAL SURGERY
Ward 15
100%
GENERAL SURGERY

Last updated on 10 October 2016.

Information supplied by Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust