Royal Blackburn Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 278 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

This hospital is managed by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

87% 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)

115% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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)

124% 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

0.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1985 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 1714 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7878% staff recommend this hospital for care. 1581 responses. 7795 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6767% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1581 responses. 7795 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1248 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2507 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Many thanks

I was given an urgent referral by my GP to the ENT department and visited on 26th May 2016. The registrar I saw was outstanding - very, v...

25 July 2016

Excellent care

My husband has just returned home after a short stay in Blackburn hospital. The surgeon saw him in clinic last Wednesday and performed ...

13 July 2016

A VERY HEART FULL THANK YOU

On behalf of our family and myself.... I would just like to say a big thank you to all the nursing staff and doctors on ward C2, Blackbur...

12 July 2016

upset mother..

My child 4 year old had tonsillectomy operation, everything was okay, up until after the op, the surgeon advised we could go home the sam...

11 July 2016

Disgusting!

My husband works within the trust and needed urgent treatment while on shift. When he was eventually seen, after over a 3 hour wait the d...

8 July 2016

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Last updated on 20 January 2011.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust