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 268 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

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

90% 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)

122% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

102% 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)

134% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1408 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 1350 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1773 responses. 7732 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1773 responses. 7732 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1914 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2308 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

Amazing, cheerful care in trying circumstances

Came in with an urgent but minor injury on a busy Sunday evening. The triage nurse was superb, kind, well informed, and managed to defuse...

22 January 2017

What a disappointment of an nhs

After being admitted to hospital for a undiagnosed neurological disorder I was admitted straight to Resuscitation after been given the on...

22 January 2017

Vascular Surgery

I had my left leg amputated on September 1st 2016, my surgeon and their team were fantastic, they worked hard to save my leg but unfortun...

22 January 2017

Decompression shoulder surgery

First time in hospital for surgery and i was so nervous, first of all the staff were amazing they explained everything to me in great det...

21 January 2017

thankyou

I brought my daughter to A and E yesterday and very impressed with the care we received. A huge thank you and well done to nursing staff.

19 January 2017

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Last updated on 20 January 2011.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust