Alnwick Infirmary

0344 811 8111 Infirmary Drive, South Road , Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 2NS
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/alnwick

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 27 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Alnwick Infirmary

Alnwick Infirmary is a community hospital based on the outskirts of Alnwick. It has provided healthcare services to the community and surrounding district for more than 100 years.

The hospital has a 24 hour minor injuries unit, maternity and oncology units, diagnostics including x-ray, endoscopy and ultrasound, theatres and day surgery as well as an extensive range of outpatient clinics. 

Contact details, map and directions

Alnwick Infirmary

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Infirmary Drive, South Road, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 2NS

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

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Alnwick Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

81% 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)

100% 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)

96% 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

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 12 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 532 responses. 8746 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 532 responses. 8746 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 56 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 4651 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 434 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

We are so lucky to have this excellent service

Attended with my teenage son who had become extremely unwell very quickly outside of GP surgery hours. After a short wait he was examin...

17 March 2017

Day surgery ward....brilliant

I attended the Day Surgery Ward last week for a minor operation under local anaesthetic. From the minute I arrived until I left I was lo...

6 March 2017

Great care and Great staff

My mother was transferred from Cramlington into Ward1 with broken bones in her foot while waiting for a bed in Berwick infirmary.She had1...

5 March 2017

The staff on the unit, treated me with respect and dignity

Had operation on my foot at Alnwick day surgery unit. The staff on the unit, treated me with respect and dignity. I was not just another ...

1 March 2017

bad fall

My wife had a very bad fall last month (Jan) and we came to this unit. The service and care we received was more than excellent. X rays w...

17 February 2017

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust