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 24 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

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

knee Surgery at Day Surgery Unit

A pleasure to report that I was Impressed with the Day Surgery Unit facilities, and the care and professional treatment I was afforded by...

28 January 2017

Blood sample beyond the nursing staff

I called earlier today to inquire about getting a simple blood sample taken, the paperwork and packaging was in order and it just had to ...

24 January 2017

Broken Ankle

I turned up at Minor injuries on the morning of New Year's Eve. the unit was clearly very busy. all the staff were positive and proffesi...

3 January 2017

Alnwick day surgery

Attended Alnwick day surgery today for carpal tunnel release. All the staff were excellent and very caring. Everything was spotlessly cle...

12 December 2016

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust