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 187 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

Outstanding
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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)

122% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

146% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 379 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 32 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. 40 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1829 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 402 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

TEST - NHS Choices Service Desk

Test Review by the NHSC Service Desk Team

31 August 2016

Waiting for my Xray result

I went to the x-ray department at Rake Lane two weeks ago to have an x-ray on my lower leg. I have rang my Doctors several times, due to ...

30 August 2016

Outstanding Level Of Treatment & Care.

On 11 May 2016 Feeling somewhat apprehensive I came into NTGH Ward 8 for a total right hip replacement . However from the moment of my ea...

27 August 2016

Thank you

I brought my poorly 2 and a half year old little girl into the urgent care centre yesterday. She got worse when we were there and we had ...

25 August 2016

A very nervous patient put to ease

I went into the day surgery unit yesterday morning for a loop biopsy of my cervix which had to be carried out under general anaesthetic. ...

24 August 2016

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Last updated on 30 June 2015.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust