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 107 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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Latest reviews of this hospital

gynecologist

Today I came to the gynecologist outpatients department where I was treated lovely by the nurses however when I seen the registra it was ...

17 April 2014

Thank you

To whom it may concern I am writing to you as I feel that not enough good is said about things that happen. I should have done this le...

9 April 2014

Thank you

To whom it may concern I am writing to you as I feel that not enough good is said about things that happen. I should have done this le...

9 April 2014

Excellent treatment

Unfortunately my husband has needed hospital care and treatment several times in the last 4 weeks. Fortunately, he has had the very best ...

5 April 2014

Maternity unit

I left my last review in November after having my third baby at Wansbeck but I feel I really just skimmed over the surface of such over m...

4 April 2014

Quality of service at Wansbeck General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

61 from 290 responses
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

48 from 457 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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Number of MRSA cases in last 3 months

1 case(s) in the last three months

Patient survey score for cleanliness

As expected with a score of 9.32

C. difficile infections in last 3 months

Better than average (0.00 cases per bed in the last three months)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Poor - Some alerts not signed off after deadline

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

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Last updated on 08 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust