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 221 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)

97% 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)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 242 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 268 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

Had knee replacement in oct 2014

I had knee replacement surgery done and my surgeon was absolutely amazing, he really cares for his patients, could not fault a thing he d...

20 January 2015

Treatment in A&E

I had to attend A&E with my husband after he had a fall on the ice, his head was bleeding and he was not feeling to well. The care an...

19 January 2015

You saved my life and gave me excellent care

I was admitted to Ward 6 on the night of Tuesday 30 December with extreme pain caused by a blocked small bowel. The staff immediately gav...

17 January 2015

Excellent service on ward 9

I was admitted to Ward 9 after arriving in A& E , Rake Lane,with a broken femur. I am 93 years old, and was delighted with the care a...

15 January 2015

Over the moon with the care I received

Was in for a couple of days after having a tvt operation and I can't fault anything at all they let me stay till I was ready to leave as ...

15 January 2015

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Last updated on 07 April 2014.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust