Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Trust
Blackpool Victoria Hospital,
Whinney Heys Road,
We manage Blackpool Victoria Hospital which is a large busy acute hospital, five smaller community hospitals - Clifton Hospital, Lytham Hospital, South Shore Hospital, Devonshire Road Hospital and Fleetwood Hospital - three elderly rehabilitation hospitals - Wesham Hospital Rehabilitation Unit, Rossall Hospital Rehabilitation Unit and Bispham Hospital Rehabilitation Unit - the National Artificial Eye Service and Blenheim House Child Development Centre. We employ more than 4,400 staff and our budget is around £165m per year. We have approximately 1,195 beds and see more than 85,000 day-case and inpatients, 300,000 outpatients and 85,000 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. A new £45 million cardiac centre is currently being built at the Blackpool Victoria site and is due to be completed in 2006.