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)

65% 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)

109% 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% 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)

100% 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. 25 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

89%staff recommend this hospital for care. 604 responses. 8413 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

76%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 604 responses. 8413 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 37 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 320 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 511 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Responsive care provided by Berwick Infirmary

Received responsive care today from the nurse in the minor injuries unit and the Well Close GP on duty. Very thorough and reassuring. A...

22 February 2018

Poorly 11 month old baby

My son had a fit during the night due to his temperature peaking. This was a first for us as parents and was incredibly scary and traumat...

10 January 2018

Amazing care

The day before our holiday in Berwick, I fell and made a large hole in my leg. I had to go every other day to get it dressed. I never wai...

24 October 2017

Treatment for non-resident with oral infection

While on holiday in Berwick an existing gum infection worsened and I knew I needed antibiotics. My dental appointment at home in Stirling...

18 October 2017

staff

Very joyful and helpful receptionist today and I was seen by a lovely nurse. First class service thank you all very much

25 September 2017

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust