Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Telephone: 01253 300000
Address: Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NR
Website: http://www.bfwh.nhs.uk

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Overview

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

Treatment in A and E

Today I was taken to Blackpool Vic A & E in an ambulance at the suggestion of a nurse on 111. I had experienced severe chest tightness, ...

12 June 2014

Quality of service at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 14 July 2014.

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