Blackpool Victoria Hospital
Clinics & Medical Centres Blackpool
Address: 38 Whinney Heys Road, FY3 8NR
Phone: 01253 300000
ZIP Code: FY3 8NR
Description - Blackpool Victoria Hospital Clinics & Medical Centres Blackpool
The Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was established on 1st December 2007. The Trust then gained teaching hospital status and became Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in 2010. The Trust serves a population of approximately 330, 000 residents of Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre and the 12 million holidaymakers who visit 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 Hospital (which is a 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.