Wansbeck General Hospital

Telephone: 0344 811 8111
Address: Woodhorn Lane, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9JJ
Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/wansbeck

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 127 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Wansbeck General Hospital

Wansbeck is a general hospital with a 24 hour A&E department, a consultant-led maternity unit and special care baby unit, full range of diagnostic testing, 12 wards and outpatient clinics covering a range of specialties.

Car parking
Car parking is available and costs £1.20p per hour, up to a maximum of £4 per day.  

The trust is currently changing the system used to manage its car parks so patients and visitors are asked to carefully observe signage in hospital car parks during this transitional period. 

 

 

Contact details, map and directions

Wansbeck General Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Woodhorn Lane, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9JJ

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/wansbeck

Email: contact.centre2@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Wansbeck General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

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

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

6767 from 193 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

64

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

gall bladder removal and inguinal hernia repair

Consultant was excellent with both procedures. She was extremely helpful informative and approachable. All staff that i came into contact...

29 August 2014

Orthopaedics. Consultants rude attititude

I was admitted to ward 6 awaiting orthopaedics pre assessment prior to nerve root block to spine. Admission had been extremely distressin...

25 August 2014

Stay clear if your having a baby!!

The attitude of staff on the delivery suite and Ward 11 is disgusting! I was left 3 days after having an emergency section without a wash...

16 August 2014

Cardiology - Angiogram

Everyone in the daycare ward offered an excptional level of patient care. Completely faultless.

11 August 2014

Cardiology - day ward - Angiogram

Admitted on a day ward for an Angiogram test. The staff were very professional and efficient. It's a mixed ward but everyone's dignity wa...

9 August 2014

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Last updated on 08 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust