Royal Blackburn Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 268 ratings for this hospital

Overview

 

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Royal Blackburn Hospital offers medical treatment to many of the residents of East Lancashire including enhanced recovery for bowel surgery and emergency care for children and adults. In addition to the modern facilities within the first stage of the hospital the new building includes state of the art new inpatient facilities, centralised outpatients department, new operating theatres and Accident and Emergency Department. The Royal Blackburn Cardiology department is one of the best in the country, with new 3 million pound facilities allowing a wider range of treatments. These treatments can be carried out on site, avoiding long journeys to Blackpool or Manchester which can increase anxiety and discomfort in heart patients. With the building of these new facilities and the work done by to heart surgeons, deaths rates have been dramatically reduced.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Tel: 01254 263555   Fax: 01254 293512

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HH

Website: http://www.elht.nhs.uk

Email: contact@elht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Blackburn Hospital

This hospital is managed by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

86% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

117% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

132% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.69% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1782 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 1646 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7878% staff recommend this hospital for care. 1581 responses. 7795 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6767% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1581 responses. 7795 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1660 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2544 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Heart attack and follow up surgery.

On the morning of 22/09/2016 I awoke as is my usual practice at 5am..Upon getting up to tend to my many animals and do household chores I...

29 September 2016

Hospital feedback

We went up to a n e, early hours of the morning, booked in everything was fine, got seen off the doctors who then said blood test will ne...

28 September 2016

Unorganised & Unprofessional

Lack of good level of communication with the patients, patronising and condescending. Short staffed, long waiting times. Poor management....

28 September 2016

Brilliant staff

When my little girl was poorly on Thursday night at 11pm she was taken to a & e in Blackburn by ambulance she is 10 months old so wen...

26 September 2016

fantastic

During my eleven day stay on ward D3 I received nothing but the best quality of care, all the staff, doctors were fantastic, also all the...

18 September 2016

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Last updated on 20 January 2011.

Information supplied by East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust