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Blyth Community Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 13 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Blyth Community Hospital

Blyth Community Hospital hospital has 78 beds and 3 wards, two of which are geriatric rehabilitation and the third which is geriatric rehabilitation and palliative care. 

Physiotherapy therapy clinics are held daily Monday to Friday. There is an outpatient clinic holding clinics including rheumatology, gynaecology, Parkinson's disease, cardiology, orthopaedics.

There is also an x-ray department with an ultrasound facility and a district nurse-led clinic.  

 

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)

98% 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)

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

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

98% 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)

100% 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

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 46 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

85%staff recommend this hospital for care. 479 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

82%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 479 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 31 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 839 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

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

wonderful care

My mother has been on ward 3 looked after very well now home with carers thankyou to all staff do a great job

2 March 2015

My Grandad, Roland Todd, sadly passed away yesterday morning after quite a...

My Grandad, Roland Todd, sadly passed away yesterday morning after quite a fight - he had his reasons for waiting and chose to leave when...

3 February 2015

Exceptional staff

I visited blyth hospital today to have a 24 hr blood pressed monitor. I feel I must comment on how amazing all of your staff are, from r...

29 July 2014

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Last updated on 22 August 2013.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust