Blandford Community Hospital

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

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 13 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Blandford Community Hospital

Matron: Darren Wickwar

Type of Beds

Elderly Care Rehabilitation, GP Medical Admissions, Direct Admissions.


Type of Surgery

Day Surgery, Minor Operations and Procedures

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

Minor Injuries Unit (Nurse Led)

See opening times and details of what we can treat

 

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

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

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)

81.18% 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)

99.44% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101.69% 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)

100.19% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 385 responses. 5660 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 385 responses. 5660 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 587 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 1358 responses.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Wonderful, prompt, kind, caring nurses.

Brought our 11 year old in after a master bicycle crash. He was seen at once, cleaned up with the utmost care and kindness, before a subs...

27 August 2017

superb treatment

Took my daughter to the minor injuries unit with what turned out to be a broken toe! The staff were so caring and efficient, how lucky we...

27 August 2017

Superb care

From the lovely receptionist to the friendly and caring nurse who looked at my shoulder injury,the quality was efficient ,friendly and ca...

16 August 2017

Three and a half hour wait, Minor Injuries Uniy.

We have been delighted with occasional help from the Minor Injuries Unit in the past. Last Friday after our dog accidentally scraped s...

8 August 2017

Day Visit to The Portman Unit for Podiatric Surgery

What an amazing hospital! Bright, welcoming, the staff smiling and informative. If one can say to enjoy going to hospital for surgery, ...

4 May 2017

Last updated on 10 May 2015.

Information supplied by Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust