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 205 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)

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)

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 307 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 24 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

90%staff recommend this hospital for care. 439 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

71%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 439 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 18 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 646 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 339 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

Very delayed appointment

I had an appointment in Orthapedics this morning, my appointment was meant to be 11am... I wasn't told when I booked in (as is the case a...

20 April 2016

Patronising Manner

Further to my previous review regarding Hearing aid clinic I meant to say it was only one member of staff who is always impolite I ha...

14 April 2016

Patronising Manner

I have attended the hearing aid clinic(repairs)on a number of occasions for myself and my mother and found the member of staff to be very...

14 April 2016

Day Care Experiences

I attended four outpatient appointments, followed by a day care procedure, a few weeks ago. I cannot speak too highly of my treatment at ...

3 April 2016

Dr "not expecting to see patients" couldnt care less

I picked my son up from Nursery on Tuesday night and they were concerned he may have chicken pox. At this time of night my Dr Surgery was...

3 April 2016

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Last updated on 30 June 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust