Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

01202 665511 Longfleet Road , Poole, Dorset, BH15 2JB

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 15 ratings for this trust


Poole Hospital viewed from Poole Park

Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is an acute general hospital with 621 beds. It is the major trauma centre for East Dorset and provides a range of district hospital care for the 270,000 people living in Poole, East Dorset and Purbeck. It also provides a number of core services such as child health and maternity for a wider catchment area, including Bournemouth and Christchurch, and some specialist services, such as oral surgery and neurological care, for the whole of Dorset.

The Dorset Cancer Centre – which provides care to people with cancer from across the county – is based at Poole Hospital.

Poole Hospital has a unique philosophy embedded in the ‘Poole Approach’. This underpins all the care we give to patients, and pledges that we will provide friendly, professional, patient-centred care with dignity and respect for all.

Departments and services

To find out more about the servies provided by Poole Hospital, visit www.poole.nhs.uk/a-z-services.aspx

Latest reviews of this trust

Rheumatology Dept

I would like to say a huge thank you to the Rheumatology Team at Poole Hospital. The Receptionists & Admin staff are always very pati...

10 October 2018


Hi, I would like to say a huge thank you to the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Team at Poole Hospital. The nurses, receptionists & Admin s...

10 October 2018

Extremely Disappointing

I had an outpatient appointment (yellow clinic), and the first thing the receptionist asked was what race i am? Then she told me to fill ...

17 September 2018

Lost note

My Partner came back from spain two years ago following undergoing life saving surgery for his pancreatic cancer, after the first follow ...

12 September 2018

Day ward E2

i would like to say a massive thank you to the Day Ward E2 for all their kindness and patience yesterday. I have MS and some difficulty w...

14 August 2018

Last updated on 06 August 2018.

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