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 198 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)

94% 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)

97% 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)

99% 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)

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

98%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 244 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 487 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

Wish we could be seen by GP

Unable to contact rheumatology department by telephone after trying on several different days and occasions. Nobody bothered phoning back...

18 October 2014

Excellent care

I had an operation on Friday 10/10/2014 in day surgery and I have to say from the booking in clerk to all the staff involved I cannot f...

13 October 2014

Excellent treatment and caring staff

I have recently been an outpatient at Hexham General Hospital, also a Day Surgery patient at North Tyneside General Hospital, after which...

13 October 2014

Ward 10... Staff are lovely!

I am a mother of a young child who was admitted to ward 10 recently. Although we were happy with the care received, I was disappointed w...

12 October 2014

Surgical Day Care Unit

I had my gallbladder removed yesterday and was extremely nervous about the proceedure. On arrival to the Surgical Day Care Unit, the staf...

11 October 2014

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Last updated on 07 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust