Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

01253 300000 Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Road , Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NR
http://www.bfwh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 18 ratings for this trust

Overview

The Trust was established on 1st December 2007 and serves a population of approximately 330,000 residents and 12 million visitors to the area every year.The Trust comprises Blackpool Victoria Hospital which is a large busy acute hospital, two smaller community hospitals - Clifton Hospital and Fleetwood Hospital - three elderly rehabilitation hospitals - Wesham Hospital Rehabilitation Unit, Rossall Hospital Rehabilitation Unit and Bispham Nurse Led Therapy Unit - the National Artificial Eye Service and Blenheim House Child Development Centre. We employ approximately 4,000 staff and our budget is in excess of £200m per year. We have around 830 beds across all sites and see more than 56,000 day-case and inpatients, 250,000 outpatients and over 91,000 A & E patients every year. We are also one of four tertiary cardiac centres in the North West, providing specialist cardiac services to heart patients from Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Latest reviews of this trust

Shoulder op

I attended for a shoulder op 3/8/18 with a consultant and his team, a day case, I was met with great admin staff, nurses, doctors and ane...

4 August 2018

Excellent care

Had a mitral valve repair on 2nd May by key hole surgery. Amazing, thank you so much to the Consultant and his team and all the nurses o...

1 June 2018

Inpatient stay Ward 14

Having recently spent a week on ward 14, following emergency surgery for a burst appendix, I have to commend the staff and the care provi...

27 April 2018

Can’t even get through to them!

My dentist sent a referral at the start of January this year, I was told it could take 4-6 weeks for them to get in touch to arrange an a...

19 April 2018

5 star treatment.

I was admitted to the CCU at Blackpool Victoria on 16/9 by Ambulance from the Lancaster Infirmary. I spent 4 nights in the CCU and was th...

5 November 2017

Last updated on 22 January 2018.

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