North Tyneside General Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 129 ratings for this hospital

Overview

North Tyneside General Hospital

North Tyneside is a general hospital with a walk-in urgent care centre (open 8am-12 midnight), 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 first 20 minutes of parking is free so if you take a ticket and exit the car park within 20 minutes, there will be no charge.

Please take a ticket to raise the barrier to gain entry to the car park. You will then use this ticket to pay at a pay station before leaving. The payment machines take coins and notes, as well as credit and debit cards.

There are a number of designated free parking bays reserved for registered disabled drivers displaying a valid blue badge permit.

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

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

88.06% 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)

114.61% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99.13% 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)

128.08% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 605 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 806 responses. 8514 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

75%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 806 responses. 8514 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

NA%Patients recommend this hospital. 4 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 401 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 850 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

Urgent Care

Visited this dept last Thursday at about 11.15 am. The service received from the two doctors involved and the nurse was excellent. Plea...

16 October 2017

Recent admission

From arriving at 07.30 at the day surgery unit the care I received was outstanding. Following my hysterectomy I needed an over night sta...

16 October 2017

Day surgical unit - total shoulder replacement

I would like to thank all the staff associated with the day surgical unit for making my short stay in hospital as pleasant as possible. ...

3 October 2017

Diabetic Review- Knowing your patient!

Attended a diabetic review with my autistic son, who is well known by most of the staff, and in general they have been great with him. H...

19 September 2017

A huge thank you to everyone in Haematology!

My husband was diagnosed with Polycythaemia about a year ago and so has been attending the department regularly and often. During our vi...

19 September 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust