Royal Blackburn Hospital

01254 263555 Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road , Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HH
http://www.elht.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 301 ratings for this hospital

Overview

 

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Royal Blackburn Hospital offers medical treatment to many of the residents of East Lancashire including enhanced recovery for bowel surgery and emergency care for children and adults. In addition to the modern facilities within the first stage of the hospital the new building includes state of the art new inpatient facilities, centralised outpatients department, new operating theatres and Accident and Emergency Department. The Royal Blackburn Cardiology department is one of the best in the country, with new 3 million pound facilities allowing a wider range of treatments. These treatments can be carried out on site, avoiding long journeys to Blackpool or Manchester which can increase anxiety and discomfort in heart patients. With the building of these new facilities and the work done by to heart surgeons, deaths rates have been dramatically reduced.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Tel: 01254 263555   Fax: 01254 293512

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HH

Website: http://www.elht.nhs.uk

Email: contact@elht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Blackburn Hospital

This hospital is managed by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

110% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

116% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1671 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2013 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

68%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2013 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1196 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1393 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Overnight Stay

Had to call the ambulance out to my 73 year old mum after a suspected heart issue, Very prompt and the 999 operator stayed with me on ...

5 February 2016

Exemplary care in very serious circumstances

Our 88 year old parent came by ambulance to A and E on Monday morning very early. He was put in the resuc area of A and E. We were consta...

5 February 2016

Thank You

Yesterday a much loved Mum..Grandma and mother in Law passed away after receiving nothing but the very best of care...firstly from the 4 ...

3 February 2016

Treatment & care in A & E

Taken into A & E on Friday 29/1/16 the dept looked as though it was under seige. All cubicles occupied the corridors filled with patients...

1 February 2016

day case knee surgery

My Husband was told to arrive at 7.30 a.m for exploratory keyhole surgery to his knee but had to wait for 6 hours! Why did he have to be ...

27 January 2016

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Last updated on 20 January 2011.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust