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The hospital was
built by the four surviving children of George and Elizabeth Burt as a memorial
to their parents in 1894. Swanage Hospital remained a cottage Hospital until
1948 when it became an NHS hospital. The impressive fire place that is still in
situ when you enter the hospital has the original ‘bas relief’ medallions of
George and Elizabeth Burt.
designed to house 14 in-patients, Swanage Hospital now has 15 in-patient beds, a
Minor Injuries Unit, X-ray and ultrasound, day surgery, endoscopy services and
physiotherapy. Our out-patients department is supported by consultants from
Poole General, Royal Bournemouth and Dorchester County Hospitals.
end of life care on Stanley Purser has been recognised by the award of Gold Standard
Framework accreditation. We have also completed the first stage for the Quality
Mark for Elder Friendly Care and our endoscopy service has also attained JAG
(joint advisory group) accreditation.
is very well supported by a very committed Friends of Swanage Hospital and also
held in very high regard by the town of Swanage.
Chairman: Jan Turnbull
Contact: 01929 422282; firstname.lastname@example.org
Queens RoadSwanageDorsetBH19 2ES
Disabled Access: Yes
Open Hours: 0845 - 1615 by appointment only
Open Hours: By Referral only once a month
Access and full details only by Referral from General Practioner/Practice Nurse at surgery
Opening times during COVID-19 outbreak
Monday to Friday: 8am-8pmSaturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays: 8am-8pm
X-ray facilities: Monday to Friday: 9am-1pmSaturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays: CLOSED
Disabled Access: Yes
Please note that all MIUs will see their last patient 30 minutes before closing.
Monday to Friday: 08.00 - 20.00
Saturday – Sunday: 08.00 - 20.00
Bank Holidays: 08.00 - 20.00Christmas Day 08.00 - 15.30
Monday to Friday 09.00 – 13.00
no bank holidays or weekends
Appointments booked by Maple Place
Monday - Friday: 9am - 12pm
The Swanage X-Ray service will be temporarily closed between 4th March and approximately 13th June 2019, to allow for the equipment to be replaced and the department to be refurbished