East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 4 ratings for this trust

Overview

Over View

Our Vision

Our vision is to provide the people of East Lancashire with the best up-to-date medical care, with respect to the dignity and well being of all our patients at all times.

Our aim is to provide an outstanding level of service that will benefit our patients and be at the forefront of a modern NHS.

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust aims to deliver the highest quality care to its patients. We employ dedicated staff, some of which have won awards for their work and are internationally renowned. With the supports of our staff and the public we have ambitious plans to continue to raise the standard of patient care and services throughout East Lancashire. The trust offers care across three hospital sites and is always responding to the changes in patients’ needs, using state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to treat three quarters of a million people each year.

For a full list of services see the departments’ page.

 

Things you should know;

  • ELHT has fully converted to same-sex accommodation, in line with the best practice guide-lines.
  • The cardiology department at Royal Blackburn Hospital has been up graded and extended to provide the complete package of heart care for patients in East Lancashire.
  • The use of enhanced recovery techniques at ELHT are leading the way in the country, setting an example for other hospitals to follow.
  • ELHT has just opened new state-of-the-art maternity facilities throughout East Lancashire, giving women more choices when it comes to child birth and antenatal care, and more specialized facilities to use.
  • In May 2006 the trust opened the Phase 5 development a £33 million investment in state-of-the-art new facilities including new inpatient and outpatient areas.

Latest reviews of this trust

Safe, personal and effective - I think so !

My husband had a serious bike accident and needed treatment at Preston and Manchester. He was discharged in to the care of Consultants at...

29 August 2014

blackburn royal

The help and care i got from this hospital and the paramedics who took me there was totally awful now im left with a perminant drop foot ...

9 June 2014

Right knee replacement

My wife went into ward 15 on Monday 19th May 2014 for her right knee to be replaced. The friendly ward was excellent. Very clean, and all...

22 May 2014

Fantastic care Ward 27

My son recently had a planned admission on Ward 27 Childrens Day Surgery Unit. We were quite anxious as parents, as our son is only 4 and...

7 January 2014

I liked the layout of the new entrance nd the staff at the MAU were very good...

I liked the layout of the new entrance nd the staff at the MAU were very good considering noone knew what was wrong with me. They were po...

4 May 2010

Quality of service at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 30 June 2014.

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