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 137 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

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

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)

92% 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)

120% 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% 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)

142% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 314 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87staff recommend this hospital for care. 592 responses. 8537 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

74staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 592 responses. 8537 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 7 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

0.99%Patients recommend this hospital. 564 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 337 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

Repair of Inguinal Hernia

I was admitted as a Day Case for an Inguinal Hernia repair on 19 June 2017. Everything about the standard and quality of care, includin...

23 June 2017

Hip replacement

I was not looking forward to this opportunity after a v poor experience at Wansbeck with my previous hip. This was the complete opposite ...

22 June 2017

Ward 7

I have just been discharged from ward 7 after spending 3 nights in there I had previously been admitted there from Cramli from A@E after ...

12 June 2017

Heamatology

I have been diagnosed with multiple myloma for the past 2 and a half years and have been treated between this Dept and Oncology. I have t...

3 June 2017

Excellent experience

Popped into North Tyneside Hospital for a hysterectomy last Saturday. From the moment I entered the hospital I felt cared for and the anx...

31 May 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust