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Welcome to the University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)

Serving a population of around 365,000, the Trust operates from three main hospital sites: Furness General Hospital in Barrow, Royal Lancaster Infirmary in Lancaster and Westmorland General Hospital in Kendal.

Furness General Hospital and the Royal Lancaster Infirmary have a range of 'General Hospital' services, with full Accident & Emergency Departments, Critical/Coronary Care units and Consultant led beds. 

Westmorland General Hospital provides a range of General Hospital services, together with a Primary Care Assessment Service (PCAS).

All three sites provide a range of planned care, including outpatients, diagnostics, therapies, day-case and inpatient surgery. In addition a range of local outreach services and diagnostics are provided from a number of community facilities.

The trust employs more than 8,000 staff and has a total income of £324million. 

Visiting times for UHMBT services at each hospital can be found by clicking here.

Updated May 2018

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How to find us

  • Furness General

    Telephone: 01229 870870
    Contact details
  • Royal Lancaster

    Telephone: 01524 65944 (please note the Kendal code)
    Contact details
  • Westmorland General

    Telephone: 01539 732288
    Contact details
  • Queen Victoria

    Telephone: 01524 405700 (reception)
    Telephone: 01524 518600 (outpatients) 
    Contact details
  • Ulverston Community
    Health Centre

    Telephone: 01229 484045
    Contact details

No smoking

UHMBT is a no smoking Trust.
Smoking is not permitted on any of the hospital sites.
Giving up smoking is the best thing you can do for your health.

You can contact your local NHS stop smoking services on:

NHS Quit Squad - 0800 328 6297

01900 324 222 for NHS Cumbria

What's happening at the Trust

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