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 204 ratings for this hospital

Overview

North Tyneside General Hospital

North Tyneside is a general hospital with a 24 hour A&E department, a midwifery-led maternity unit, 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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Quality of service at North Tyneside General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission national standards

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

101% 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)

92% 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)

97% 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)

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

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 369 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 557 responses.

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

Misled

My daughter was brought in following an attempted suicide. We asked the nurse for details, she said she could only give it to my daughter...

20 November 2014

Ridiculous wait to start cancer treatment

My father was diagnosed in September 2014 with cancer following a trip to A&E. 2 months later still no treatment has started just f...

17 November 2014

Gastro

I recently had a colonoscopy at Rake Lane and was very anxious but found the staff made this awful procedure bearable, it seemed to be al...

17 November 2014

Frightening

I got taken to A&E by ambulance. The Doctor Who attended to me was absolutely disinterested in listening to me. I was left behind a c...

8 November 2014

Outpatients visit

I visited North Tyneside General 03/11/2014 4.30pm. To save going by ambulance my husband took me by car. When we arrived we requested a...

4 November 2014

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Last updated on 07 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust