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 222 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 Inspection Ratings

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

95% 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)

94% 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)

98% 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)

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

% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 336 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 838 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 552 responses. 8471 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

75% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 552 responses. 8471 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

Excellent care

I fell while hill walking last weekend and after admission to Hexham A&E I was transferred to Rake Lane Ward 9, the level of care wa...

2 March 2015

Satisfied customer!

Had a health scare 4 weeks ago.Visited GP and was seen within a week by a consultant at Wansbeck. Scans performed today at North Tynesid...

25 February 2015

Very satisfied after bunion surgery as a day case NTGH

I am very proud as a health professional working in the NHS to write this review to praise everyone for the excellent care I received on...

12 February 2015

Endoscopy department at North Tyneside

fantastic department wonderful staff not something I would like again and again but. I needed an "invasive" investigation ...

7 February 2015

very unhappy

I visited north Tyneside general hospital/ accident and emergency. I had to visit this hospital as it my local hospital. I went to A+E on...

4 February 2015

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Last updated on 07 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust