Blyth Community Hospital

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Address:

Thoroton Street
Blyth
NE24 1DX

Phone:

0344 811 8111

Click here to see an internal map of the hospital.

About
Ward Info
Getting Here
Parking
Facilities

General Information

Blyth Community Hospital provides care in the heart of the town, helping many people to have their treatment locally. 

The hospital delivers specialist care for the elderly, outpatient clinics in a range of conditions, x-ray and ultrasound facilities, a minor injuries unit and physiotherapy. 

There are two wards in the hospital which provide specialist rehabilitation, discharge planning and support for patients who have been admitted to hospital for a range of acute medical conditions. 

A volunteer-run shop and café is open 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday with the money raised going towards improving the hospital environment and health services for the community, and providing the little extras which make a real difference to patients’ experiences.

To see what patients say about the wards at Blyth Community Hospital, click here

Click here to view an internal map of the hospital.

    •    Your healthcare in Wansbeck & Blyth - newspaper supplement

 

Charges

Car parking is available at no charge at this hospital. This hospital has an electric vehicle charging point which is free to use for patients and visitors. 

Health centre car park
Please note we have been advised there is work taking place in the car park of the adjoining health centre until mid-February which may lead to a reduction in the availability of parking spaces during this time. Please bear this in mind when attending the hospital during this period and allow plenty of time to park. Patients are advised that there are public car parks nearby. Apologies for any inconvenience.

You can find out more about each ward be clicking 'Read More'

Ward Type
Orthopaedic / elderly care
Visiting Times
Open visiting
Contact Number
01670 396444
Location
Ground floor, near dining room.
Ward Type
Palliative care unit and elderly rehabilitation
Visiting Times
Open visiting - opportunity to stay in times of need
Contact Number
01670 396446
Location
First floor. Lift is available at foot of the stairs.
Ward Type
Minor injuries unit
Visiting Times
Monday to Friday between 9am-5pm (last book in time 4.15pm)
Contact Number
01670 396404
Location
Ward Type
Outpatients Department
Visiting Times
Contact Number
01670 396416
Location
Ward Type
X-ray
Visiting Times
Monday-Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm (closed 12.30pm – 1.00pm)
Contact Number
Location

Directions & Transport

Blyth Community Hospital is located in Blyth town centre, south east Northumberland.

By road

From the A189 Southbound. Take 1st turn off for Blyth, turn left at roundabout, continue along A193 Cowpen Rd for 2 miles. Turn left at roundabout onto Waterloo Rd, then left onto

Thoroton St and carry on along the road then bear left at the health centre and the hospital is the next building along.

From the A189 Northbound. Take 2nd turn off for Blyth, turn right at roundabout, continue along A193 Cowpen Rd for 2 miles. Turn left at roundabout onto Waterloo Rd, then left onto

Thoroton St and carry on along the road then bear left at the health centre and the hospital is the next building along.

By bus


For up to date bus information, please use the Traveline service

By rail


Closest railway station is Cramlington Station. Check The Trainline for timetables of all services.

Facilities

Restaurant 

There is a dining room serving food and drinks at the following times:

  • 10am-11am – pre-ordered hot sandwiches
  • Midday-1.45pm – lunches including main courses, sandwiches and salads
  • 3pm-4pm – hot and cold drinks with pre-ordered hot food available

Please note that the restaurant closes in between these times. 

Café

There is a shop and café at the main entrance of the hospital run by our Hospital Volunteer Service. The shop is open 9am-4pm.

Other

A hairdresser visits the hospital every Monday and Wednesday for patients.

There is also a Patient Advice and Liaison (PALS) officer visiting the hospital once a month.

About

General Information

Blyth Community Hospital provides care in the heart of the town, helping many people to have their treatment locally. 

The hospital delivers specialist care for the elderly, outpatient clinics in a range of conditions, x-ray and ultrasound facilities, a minor injuries unit and physiotherapy. 

There are two wards in the hospital which provide specialist rehabilitation, discharge planning and support for patients who have been admitted to hospital for a range of acute medical conditions. 

A volunteer-run shop and café is open 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday with the money raised going towards improving the hospital environment and health services for the community, and providing the little extras which make a real difference to patients’ experiences.

To see what patients say about the wards at Blyth Community Hospital, click here

Click here to view an internal map of the hospital.

    •    Your healthcare in Wansbeck & Blyth - newspaper supplement

 

Parking

Charges

Car parking is available at no charge at this hospital. This hospital has an electric vehicle charging point which is free to use for patients and visitors. 

Health centre car park
Please note we have been advised there is work taking place in the car park of the adjoining health centre until mid-February which may lead to a reduction in the availability of parking spaces during this time. Please bear this in mind when attending the hospital during this period and allow plenty of time to park. Patients are advised that there are public car parks nearby. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Ward Info

You can find out more about each ward be clicking 'Read More'

Ward Type
Orthopaedic / elderly care
Visiting Times
Open visiting
Contact Number
01670 396444
Location
Ground floor, near dining room.
Ward Type
Palliative care unit and elderly rehabilitation
Visiting Times
Open visiting - opportunity to stay in times of need
Contact Number
01670 396446
Location
First floor. Lift is available at foot of the stairs.
Ward Type
Minor injuries unit
Visiting Times
Monday to Friday between 9am-5pm (last book in time 4.15pm)
Contact Number
01670 396404
Location
Ward Type
Outpatients Department
Visiting Times
Contact Number
01670 396416
Location
Ward Type
X-ray
Visiting Times
Monday-Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm (closed 12.30pm – 1.00pm)
Contact Number
Location

Getting Here

Directions & Transport

Blyth Community Hospital is located in Blyth town centre, south east Northumberland.

By road

From the A189 Southbound. Take 1st turn off for Blyth, turn left at roundabout, continue along A193 Cowpen Rd for 2 miles. Turn left at roundabout onto Waterloo Rd, then left onto

Thoroton St and carry on along the road then bear left at the health centre and the hospital is the next building along.

From the A189 Northbound. Take 2nd turn off for Blyth, turn right at roundabout, continue along A193 Cowpen Rd for 2 miles. Turn left at roundabout onto Waterloo Rd, then left onto

Thoroton St and carry on along the road then bear left at the health centre and the hospital is the next building along.

By bus


For up to date bus information, please use the Traveline service

By rail


Closest railway station is Cramlington Station. Check The Trainline for timetables of all services.

Facilities

Facilities

Restaurant 

There is a dining room serving food and drinks at the following times:

  • 10am-11am – pre-ordered hot sandwiches
  • Midday-1.45pm – lunches including main courses, sandwiches and salads
  • 3pm-4pm – hot and cold drinks with pre-ordered hot food available

Please note that the restaurant closes in between these times. 

Café

There is a shop and café at the main entrance of the hospital run by our Hospital Volunteer Service. The shop is open 9am-4pm.

Other

A hairdresser visits the hospital every Monday and Wednesday for patients.

There is also a Patient Advice and Liaison (PALS) officer visiting the hospital once a month.