Northern General Hospital

Telephone: 0114 243 4343
Address: Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 7AU
Website: http://www.sth.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 112 ratings for this hospital

Overview

At the Northern General Hospital visiting times are normally between 2 - 3.30pm and 6 - 8pm.

However, some wards have different visiting times to suit the needs of their patients and information about visiting times for the ward is displayed at or near to the ward entrance.

Outside the normal ward visiting times, visiting may be possible if it is agreed with the ward staff in advance.

You can find the ward telephone numbers here.

Contact details, map and directions

Northern General Hospital

Tel: 0114 243 4343

Address: Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 7AU

Website: http://www.sth.nhs.uk/

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Northern General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

91% 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)

99% 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)

92% 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)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.66% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

6.04% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 2149 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 1281 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1232 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

74%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1232 responses

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Very sensitive care of my frail, elderly mum.

My mum was taken to NGH A&E twice within a few days and on both occasions was treated with great care and sensitivity, especially whe...

24 May 2015

Stress free visit to A&E

I went to the A&E department last week after a sleepless night of being in pain and discomfort. Upon arriving, the department was pretty ...

16 May 2015

Difference between wards

My mon got rushed into hospital she was on brierly 2 and I can't praise the staff enough I saw them although extremely busy and overworke...

12 May 2015

Humouring the patient and almost patenting the humour

Single word; Excellent! - Every aspect marvellous, but just one item should stick in any patients mind. - When being informed by the Co...

30 April 2015

Heart by-pass surgery

As a patient on Chesterman 3 from 9 February to 19 February 2015 I would like to express my grateful thanks to all concerned for the exce...

16 April 2015

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Last updated on 18 August 2014.

Information supplied by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust