Berwick Infirmary

0344 811 8111 Infirmary Square , Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1LT
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/berwick

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 10 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Berwick infirmary

Berwick Infirmary is a small community hospital located within the town centre of Berwick upon Tweed.

Services provided at this hospital include; inpatient services for elderly medicine, stoke and orthopaedic rehabilitation and palliative care;  a minor injuries unit which is open 24 hours and supported by GPs; extensive outpatient clinics and day hospital services; diagnostics including x-ray, ultrasound, barium and mobile scanners; physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, podiatry and intermediate care; a midwifery-led maternity unit with single delivery room and birthing pool; pre-assessment and day surgical procedures and an oncology unit where chemotherapy treatments are carried out two days a week.

The hospital has nurse-led minor injuries unit supported by GPs which is open 24 hours and a busy outpatient department holding over 50 clinics a month. 

Day surgery is also held at the hospital.

Car parking
Car parking is available and costs £1.20p per hour, up to a maximum of £4 per day. The parking is pay and display.

Contact details, map and directions

Berwick Infirmary

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Infirmary Square, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1LT

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/berwick

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Berwick Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

78.89% 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)

94.50% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100.00% 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)

79.03% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 31 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87staff recommend this hospital for care. 592 responses. 8537 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

74staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 592 responses. 8537 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

NA%Patients recommend this hospital. 4 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 401 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 850 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Care at it's best

My mother was admitted to ward one after a fall at home,she had broken bones in her foot. Whilst recovering from her fall she lost power ...

8 July 2017

Good out of hours care

I'm 93 and felt unwell whilst staying in tne area. I visited Berwick Infirmary after the doctors were closed and and had excellent, frie...

31 May 2017

Very Patient, Caring & Attentive staff - first class

I arrived at A & E in horrendous pain, I was seen straight away and given all the treatment I needed in a very caring and calm enviro...

2 April 2017

Support and encouragement of the midwife team

I had an amazing, calm and relaxed planned home birth thanks to the continued support and encouragement of the fantastic midwife team her...

28 March 2017

Excellent personalised holistic high-quality care

Attended with wrist injury - all staff extremely helpful and caring Prompt treatment, xrays communicated immediately with orthopaedic su...

2 March 2017

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust