East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

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

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 18 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

Dad's stay

Still the IV machines are left bleeping for what seems ever when they have finished. Nurse call buzzers taking a while to answer,staff be...

15 January 2017

Unacceptable and unprofessional

Ok so I came onto this ward... things took a little time to get booked in which is acceptable, but it all went downhill from there, firs...

3 January 2017

Burnley hospital gynae day surgery unit

Had minor surgery here today Absolutely 5 star treatment from all the team. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Very highly recommended.

29 December 2016

my experiance

my main fault was the waiting time after arriveing my app was for 12 30 and I didn't go for my opp till turned 4 00 the opp itselfe wasn'...

29 December 2016

excellent care by paramedics and medical staff in urgent car

My father in law fell badly ,a worry at 91 years old.my son saw this and went into shock and collapsed and hit his head.the paramedics we...

23 December 2016

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 2016.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust