North Tyneside General Hospital

0344 811 8111 Rake Lane , North Shields, NE29 8NH
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/north-tyneside

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 196 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

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

95% 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)

113% 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)

143% 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. 384 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 34 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8888% staff recommend this hospital for care. 436 responses. 8849 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

7878% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 436 responses. 8849 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 10 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 721 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 601 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

Walk In Centre was great!

I'm 41 years old and have never visited a Hospital before. (at least not for myself) About 4 weeks ago i tore the muscle in my leg. Like ...

23 June 2016

Surprisingly excellent

Thought I'd broken my arm but wasn't sure whether to go to the walk-in centre at Rake Lane or new A&E at Cramlington, so phoned Rake Lane...

22 June 2016

Well done Colonoscopy Unit

Thanks to every one of you at the Unit. You were so caring, patient, cheerful and positive today. I could not have wished for better care...

17 June 2016

Total knee replacement

Cannot speak more highly of the surgical team the anethatists and in particular the nurse's and staff on ward8. all very caring and suppo...

1 June 2016

Excellent MRI Dept Staff

I had an MRI scan carried out on Sunday evening and to say I was extremely nervous is an understatement, as I suffer from very bad chlost...

24 May 2016

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Last updated on 30 June 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust