Warrington Hospital focuses on emergency and specialist care and has all the back up services required to treat patients with a range of complex medical and surgical conditions. Many new departments and facilities have opened at the hospital over the last few years and it provides a full range of expert inpatient and outpatient services.
Warrington Hospital is home to the Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust accident and emergency department and the trust's maternity services. If your surgery or care might require extra support or a high level of specialist care it is likely to be carried out at Warrington. The hospital is also home to specialist critical care, stroke, cardiac and surgical units.
The hospital is easily accessible, located to the north of Warrington town centre which is close to the M6, M62 and M56 motorways. It is well served by local public transport networks.
Accident and Emergency, surgical services, general medicine, children's services, cardiac care, stroke care, cancer care, elderly care, obstetrics (maternity), gynaecology, orthopaedic, critical care, genito-urinary medicine and opthalmology.
Support services include:
Occupational therapy, pathology, physiotherapy, pharmacy, dietetics, outpatient services, diagnostic services, radiology and a range of specialist nursing services.
There are 500 beds at Warrington Hospital .
Around 3, 000 staff work across the wards and departments .
The accident and emergency department sees over 95, 000 patients every year.
Over 3, 300 babies are born each year in the maternity unit
Infection rates have reduced by over 65 percent at the hospital since 2007.