Blyth Community Hospital

0344 811 8111 Thoroton Street , Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 1DX
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/blyth

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 8 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Blyth Community Hospital

Blyth Community Hospital provides care in the heart of the town, helping many people to have their treatment locally. 

The hospital delivers specialist care for the elderly, outpatient clinics in a range of conditions, x-ray and ultrasound facilities, a minor injuries unit and physiotherapy. 

There are two wards in the hospital which provide specialist rehabilitation, discharge planning and support for patients who have been admitted to hospital for a range of acute medical conditions. 

Contact details, map and directions

Blyth Community Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Thoroton Street, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 1DX

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/blyth

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Blyth Community Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

68% 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)

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)

92% 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

0.67% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 58 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8888% staff recommend this hospital for care. 436 responses. 8849 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

7878% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 436 responses. 8849 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 40 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1829 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 402 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

Minor injuries

I took my son here for an injury and was told by the reception desk at 4:15 that the nurse would not see any more patients, when I challe...

17 July 2016

Old Fashion Nursing and Old fashioned Standards

I can not speak highly of the care on Ward 3 that was given to my mother in the last weeks of her life. From the doctors , ward manager...

16 January 2016

Excellent service

Took my 3yr little boy there today (am) with a bad cut on his arm, we was seen fairly quickly. The nurse who treated him was excellent, e...

14 September 2015

Excellent staff in Minor Injury department

My 3 year old son hurt his leg and wouldn't put weight on it so I was worried it might be fractured. My doctor's surgery told me to visit...

2 June 2015

Physiotherapy outpatients

I attended physiotherapy this morning for ongoing problems and would just like to say how helpful and considerate the staff are. I would ...

6 March 2015

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

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