North Tyneside General Hospital

Telephone: 0344 811 8111
Address: Rake Lane, North Shields, NE29 8NH
Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/north-tyneside

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 228 ratings for this hospital

Overview

North Tyneside General Hospital

North Tyneside is a general hospital with a 24 hour walk-in service, full range of diagnostic testing, outpatient clinics covering a range of specialties, 24 wards as well as facilities for care of the elderly.

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

North Tyneside General Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Rake Lane, North Shields, NE29 8NH

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/north-tyneside

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at North Tyneside General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

0.67% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 470 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 14 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

89%staff recommend this hospital for care. 824 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

79%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 824 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 25 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 937 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 493 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

Overnight Stay

Having been transferred from ENSEC to ward 18 I was extremely impressed with all staff members on the ward. This ward is extremely busy w...

29 August 2015

My NHS experience

I would like to share my recent experiences of the NHS after having knee replacement surgery at North Tyneside General Hospital (Rake Lan...

26 August 2015

heart attack

I had a heart attack in jan2015 the whole staff were superb and saved my life thanks very much

12 August 2015

Hernia operation

I had a hernia operation at this hospital Staff so friendly explained every thing took time to talk with me. Had to stay overnight on wa...

5 August 2015

Discharge Chaos?

I am writing with regard to my mother who unfortunately along with my late father were frequent flyers to this hospital. She was discharg...

4 August 2015

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Last updated on 30 June 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust