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 29 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 80 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 5706 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 538 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Thank you so much

My daughter had been vomiting for 5 days. I phoned 111 and spoke to a doctor who made my daughter an appointment at Alnwick Infirmary wit...

17 April 2017

Day Case Surgery

Experienced first class care & professionalism from every member of the team. Made to feel welcome to the unit, explained everything ...

27 March 2017

Excellent staff and patient care

I had to attend Alnwick Infirmary for an endoscopy at the day unit. I was naturally very nervous and worried about the procedure and resu...

25 March 2017

Caring staff at Alnwick hospital

Today I needed help as I was in so much pain .The service given to me by the staff at our local hospital was amazing, the Sister needs a ...

23 March 2017

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

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust