Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 16 ratings for this trust

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

DVT Clinic

Today I had to vist the DVT clinic and was very appresive when I went in but was soon put at ease by the lovely kind caring staff. I a...

8 June 2017

Time and patience

All the doctors and nurses even though run of their feet and healthcare assistance people. also x-Ray dept, and the volunteers who provi...

16 May 2017

Ward 24

I visited ward 24 last night as my mother was to be transferred to a respiratory ward and was told this was one. Went on this ward to fi...

14 May 2017

wast off time

Not been able to walk for 10 week been to a and e 5 times.my doctor told me I need a cat scan.they told my blood and had to much lactic a...

3 May 2017

undecided

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

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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