Blandford Community Hospital

Telephone: 01258 456541
Address: Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7DD
Website: http://www.dorsethealthcare.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 2 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Blandford Community Hospital

Matron: Darren Wickwar

Type of Beds

Elderly Care Rehabilitation, Inpatient Care – organic Mental Health (people over 65), GP Medical Admissions, Direct Admissions.


Type of Surgery

Minor Operations, General Surgery, Day Surgery (endoscopy)


Day Facilities

Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy Services including Hydrotherapy Pool, X-ray Services, Day Hospital.

 

Other Services

Outpatient Services, Community Rehabilitation Service, Palliative Care, Community Mental Health Team

 

Visiting Times

Tarrant Ward - 15.00 - 16.30 and 18.30 - 20.00

Betty Highwood Unit - Anytime except between 12.00 - 13.00 and 17.00 - 18.00

 

Minor Injuries Unit Opening Times (Nurse Led)

09.00-18.00 Monday to Friday

10.00 -16.00 Weekends and Bank Holidays

 

Contact details, map and directions

Blandford Community Hospital

Tel: 01258 456541   Fax: 01258 450786

Address: Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7DD

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

Email: enquiries@dhuft.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Blandford Community Hospital

This hospital is managed by Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust

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

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

107% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

72% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 1624 responses. 5316 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

57% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 1629 responses. 5316 staff work at this trust.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Great service

I have used a number of the services at this hospital, and have always been treated professionally and as such I can highly recommend it....

20 November 2013

podiatric minor surgery

A visit to hospital is always a little frightening but the staff here were amazing - especially the nurse who checked me in and was with ...

15 March 2013

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Last updated on 15 March 2012.

Information supplied by Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust