Royal Blackburn Hospital

Telephone: 01254 263555
Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HH
Website: http://www.elht.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 336 ratings for this hospital

Overview

 

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Royal Blackburn Hospital offers medical treatment to many of the residents of East Lancashire including enhanced recovery for bowel surgery and emergency care for children and adults. In addition to the modern facilities within the first stage of the hospital the new building includes state of the art new inpatient facilities, centralised outpatients department, new operating theatres and Accident and Emergency Department. The Royal Blackburn Cardiology department is one of the best in the country, with new 3 million pound facilities allowing a wider range of treatments. These treatments can be carried out on site, avoiding long journeys to Blackpool or Manchester which can increase anxiety and discomfort in heart patients. With the building of these new facilities and the work done by to heart surgeons, deaths rates have been dramatically reduced.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Tel: 01254 263555   Fax: 01254 293512

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HH

Website: http://www.elht.nhs.uk

Email: contact@elht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Blackburn Hospital

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

103% 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)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

104% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 1220 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

77%Patients recommend this hospital. 1237 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 2951 responses. 7817 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 2951 responses. 7817 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A&e and b14

I went to a&e with my husband after an extended period of pain from a previously diagnosed condition of gallstones, I was seen very q...

23 January 2015

Ward c3 excellent

All of the staff on c3 know how to treat a patient with care and end of life care as our mum sadly passed away on Saturday 17th of Januar...

19 January 2015

brilliant ward treatment

I was admitted to rbh in December following an allergic reaction after getting antibiotics and required an operation whilst I was there. ...

18 January 2015

Cardiology. Please answer your phone!!

As a couple of other people have stated in their reviews, trying to speak to someone at the cardiology dept is like trying to get blood f...

14 January 2015

Had a naso-ethmoidal fracture requiring surgery. From the second I arrived at..

Had a naso-ethmoidal fracture requiring surgery. From the second I arrived at ward B20 the way I was treated was faultless. From consul...

13 January 2015

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Last updated on 20 January 2011.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust