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 129 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

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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

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

91.70% 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)

112.71% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99.82% 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)

104.44% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 600 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

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 41 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 485 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 375 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

Dental abcess

After spending hours of ringing around Dentists, emergency Dentists, 111, the dental hospital and the walk in centre I attended North Ty...

5 August 2017

Heart operations pushed back due to a delay in test results!

I have a family member who had to get a 48 hour ECG recording after having a heart attack. She has learned she will not get results for 8...

28 July 2017

doctor couldnt see me for 2 weeks, i was suicidal

I left work in a fit of tears rang my doctor and they were really unhelpful even when I explained through the tears the issue and how I w...

23 July 2017

Excellent Hospital

I have attended for CT and MRI scans and the staff are so caring and thoughtful. They put me at ease and reassured me. Thank you!

22 July 2017

Urgent care unit when away from home

From the moment I called the Trust (from a hotel room in the middle of the night) right through to Reception, triage and treatment I beli...

12 July 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust