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 137 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)

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)

120% 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% 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)

142% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 667 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 436 responses. 8849 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

78%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 436 responses. 8849 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 33 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 726 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 611 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

Colonoscopy

I was feeling very anxious about my latest colonoscopy I had no need to worry the staff who did my procedure were very understanding the ...

17 May 2017

Minor injuries clinic

Well after my 14year old son fell of his bike the night before, with a night of pain we decided to get it checked over. Must say I was a...

15 May 2017

Gallbladder removed at SDU

I went into the Surgical Day Unit to have my gallbladder removed on the 12th May. I arrived at 7.30 and was taken to my bed straight awa...

14 May 2017

Oustanding

Just wanted to say thank you for the level of care and efficiency. I was referred to the urology department and I was impressed by the ki...

12 May 2017

Podiatric Day Surgery ( Kellers to the big toe)

When I was told I needed to have surgery to my toes and that it would be under a local anesthetic I was a little concerned I can no...

12 May 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust