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Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Telephone: 01253 300000
Address: Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NR
Website: http://www.bfwhospitals.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 192 ratings for this hospital

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Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Tel: 01253 300000   Fax: 01253 306873

Address: Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NR

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

Email: communications@bfwhospitals.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

This hospital is managed by Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

85% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

92% 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)

108% 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

0.81% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

6.45% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1316 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1544 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1847 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1847 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 23 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 697 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

Ward 15a for a total right replacement

I was admitted into BVH on the 18th July for a total right replacement and I must say throughout the whole experience I was treated with ...

24 July 2015

Urology Department

I had to have a cystoscopy at the Urology Department recently. Everyone was thoughtful and patient, everything was explained clearly, bef...

24 July 2015

ovary removal

From start to finish I received the very best of treatment from everyone. I could not have had more care and attention if I had been pri...

23 July 2015

fantastic treatment

due to recurring Cancer I am a frequent visitor to the Urology Department. From November 2012 to March 2015 I have had too many operation...

16 July 2015

excellent care

People are quick to complain, but don't tend to complement good service. The staff were excellent.. Thankyou.

14 July 2015

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust