Alnwick Infirmary

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

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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Quality of service at Alnwick Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

72% 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)

100% 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)

98% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 63 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

90%staff recommend this hospital for care. 439 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

71%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 439 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 18 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 646 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 339 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Prompt and excellent service

I saw my GP at Infirmary Drive on a Wednesday regarding having an aortic ultrasound - I was given an appointment for the following Tuesda...

26 April 2016

Prompt swift diagnosis & referral to Cramlington

On Wednesday 30th March 2016 we took advice from Seahouses pharmacy to take our daughter to Alnwick Infirmary. All NHS we encountered wer...

10 April 2016

Dismissive Doctor

I had called NHS choices and been advised to attend urgent care within 6 hours. The adviser arranged an appointment for me at Alnwick lat...

9 January 2016

A bump to the head

Our 2 year old daughter had bumped the side of her head and an ambulance was sent to us, they took excellent care of her and cleaned her ...

31 December 2015

Knee injury

My son had hurt his knee, we were seen quickly and assessed, referred appropriately. Thanks for your care, very professional.

12 December 2015

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust