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 12 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)

82.83% 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)

85.89% 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)

83.87% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 17 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 806 responses. 8514 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

75%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 806 responses. 8514 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 47 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 757 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 979 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

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

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

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Last updated on 05 November 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust