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 233 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 registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

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

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

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

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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. 355 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 25 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

85%staff recommend this hospital for care. 479 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

82%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 479 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 31 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 839 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

Three week old grandson taken to North Tyneside Hospital hrs

I have just returned from NT hospital with my daughter & 3 week old grandson 23.15hrs. On entrance the receptionist on the out of hrs ...

30 June 2015

Excellent care

I want to say a huge thank you to all the staff of ward 12. My mum was recently on ward12, sadly she passed away, but the care from all ...

18 June 2015

Casualty and surgical assessment unit review

Came off my bike and was treated in casualty and surgical assessment units. What a fabulous service with lovely staff. Thank you so much.

15 June 2015

Awesome

Fantastic ward with amazing staff . All the staff on this ward should be the pride of the NHS trulyaamazing people .x

11 June 2015

Bad attitude once more.

My elderly mother who has dementia, collapsed and hit her head, so an ambulance was called and I accompanied her to Rake lane with the ve...

8 June 2015

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Last updated on 30 June 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust