Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

01253 300000 Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Road , Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NR

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 9 ratings for this trust


The Trust was established on 1st December 2007 and serves a population of approximately 330,000 residents and 12 million visitors to the area every year.The Trust comprises Blackpool Victoria Hospital which is a large busy acute hospital, two smaller community hospitals - Clifton Hospital and Fleetwood Hospital - three elderly rehabilitation hospitals - Wesham Hospital Rehabilitation Unit, Rossall Hospital Rehabilitation Unit and Bispham Nurse Led Therapy Unit - the National Artificial Eye Service and Blenheim House Child Development Centre. We employ approximately 4,000 staff and our budget is in excess of £200m per year. We have around 830 beds across all sites and see more than 56,000 day-case and inpatients, 250,000 outpatients and over 91,000 A & E patients every year. We are also one of four tertiary cardiac centres in the North West, providing specialist cardiac services to heart patients from Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Latest reviews of this trust


Was seen almost immediately when my optician was concerned about optic nerve when they looked at pic of back of my eye. Saw opthalmologis...

13 April 2017

Pre Op Assessment

Yesterday I attended the pre op assessment unit prior to my hysterectomy. I would like to thank the 2 nurses I saw for their excellent t...

15 March 2017

Family planning

Turned up at the family planning at 6! Was still sat there at 9 at night! Did not get seen, absolutely awful the whole system and the way...

9 March 2017

Urology Out Patient letter to GP

My elderly father is under the care of urology at Blackpool. He was recently started on a new drug for several months to shrink his prost...

8 March 2017

Excellent staff, haphazard systems

I recently had a full ankle fusion at Vic. The consultant was excellent, as was his assistant and the anaesthetist. I had a spinal block,...

26 February 2016

Quality of service at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Last updated on 14 July 2014.

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