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 211 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)

96% 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)

93% 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)

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 282 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 380 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

A&E Admission 17th December 2014

May I say a big thank you to all staff who were involved in treating my urinary tract retention,especially the doctors who recognised the...

18 December 2014

Ward 15 How do the staff put up with excessive demands

The staff on ward 15 are excellent but level of work is far to excessive. They show manning figure saying they are 90+% of planned level...

13 December 2014

Rheumatology Physiotherapy

Having been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis this year and experiencing a poor service from the medical team I would like to comment o...

8 December 2014

Broken ankle recovery

I recently broke my ankle very badly. I would like to reassure anyone else who finds themselves in this situation. Initially the speedy...

26 November 2014

Day Surgery Unit

everyone who spoke to me introduced themselves and explained what was happening and what would happen next, allayed my worries about ane...

23 November 2014

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Last updated on 07 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust