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 141 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: contactus@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

94%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 193 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

64

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 763 responses. 8448 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

83% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 754 responses. 8448 staff work at this trust.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Ruined my experience

I had my first baby last summer by emergency c section, the staff and facilities in the delivery ward were amazing but soon after having ...

29 September 2014

Surptisingly good.

Just back from a day-surgery appointment at Ward 15. Staff excellent. Theatre staff excellent. Nothing was any trouble to staff. They ha...

27 September 2014

Ward 5

My daughter who has learning difficulties was taken to ward 5 with pneumonia I cannot praise highly enough the treatment , kindness and c...

26 September 2014

Restored my faith!

I would just like to say thank you to the staff in emergency gynaecology and antenatal for their care over the past few weeks. I had p...

26 September 2014

had my baby

I went to wansbeck to have my baby and I will not be going there next time the staff were rude and tslk tp each other leaving me no where...

25 September 2014

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Last updated on 08 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust