Blyth Community Hospital

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 6 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: contact.centre2@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 national standards

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

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

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

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

112% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

1.74% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.81% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

62 from 39 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
More detail

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Exceptional Care and Support

My father, Colin Thornton recently spent approximately 8 weeks in Ward 3 suffering from a brain tumour which was diagnosed as terminal. D...

3 July 2014

visiting the hospital to see a relative .

As a visitor ,i found all the staff i met were very very friendly . I knew my cousin was in very good hands.

16 June 2014

the wonderful staff of blyth minor injuries unit

I've taken my son to minor injuries several times and have been greeted well and the staff there have given my son the best care and atte...

16 June 2014

MIU, might be good when they are open.

Bank holiday Monday, so I rang through to see if they are open. Yes they were, but on arriving after getting my son dressed in considerab...

5 May 2014

Staff go above and beyond!!

My grandfather was transferred to ward 3 from Wansbeck following a recent diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. The care he received was absolu...

30 October 2013

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Last updated on 22 August 2013.

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