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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 230 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)

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

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

96% 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)

95% 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 472 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

Hernia operation

Having had my first appointment cancelled at short notice I was very quickly given a second date. All went well this time and the doctor ...

1 August 2015

Mean spirited staff. especially to elderly

the staff spend most of the time doing one job not finishing it starting another forgetting they have left patient.then getting cross wit...

25 July 2015

Brilliant antenatal care

I attended the hospital for my both of my routine ultrasounds with both of my pregnancies, in 2013 and then this year. I requested to com...

24 July 2015

Pre-assessment

This was a stress free, efficient appointment. I was addressed with care, put at ease, and seen at exactly the time stated. Everything ...

21 July 2015

Extremely saddened that AnE is closed

I have always been asked to be seen at this hospital because the staff are amazing and they treat you very fairly and listen to you witho...

19 July 2015

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Last updated on 30 June 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust