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Tameside Hospital

Telephone: 0161 331 6000
Address: Fountain St, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 9RW
Website: http://www.tamesidehospital.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 157 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Tameside Hospital serves a community of 250,000 people across Tameside and Glossop.

As a busy Foundation Trust Hospital we provide a range of high quality elective, emergency and specialist services for adults and children.

Our mission is to work with colleagues, patients, carers and the wider public to ensure that at our Hospital, Everybody Matters.

Care, Safety, Dignity, Communication and Learning are values and  behaviours which underpin our actions and guide us through our improvement journey.

Contact details, map and directions

Tameside Hospital

Tel: 0161 331 6000   Fax: 0161 331 6026

Address: Fountain St, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 9RW

Website: http://www.tamesidehospital.nhs.uk

Email: webmaster@tgh.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Tameside Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

116% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101% 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)

134% 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

0.71% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.62% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 839 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 1554 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 264 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 264 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Maternity

I didn't have the best experience with the birth of my daughter in 2011 so I was a little apprehensive about choosing TGH for the birth o...

20 July 2015

accident and emergency

After arriving at A&E with chest pains and being triaged I was left waiting in the waiting room struggling to breathe and with my pains b...

19 July 2015

is about the help i got on ward b2

I come in wiv a stroke only a little. One n the way I was look after n treated was a1 it was my first time in your hospital 🏥 id just li...

19 July 2015

Colposcopy Unit

I visited this department for treatment twice in the last few weeks. After dreading the appointment for weeks (I'm a very nervous patient...

18 July 2015

Excellent care

I have only good things to say about the care I received while on ward 27. I have been on this ward a total of 3 times. The midwifes ...

17 July 2015

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Last updated on 30 June 2014.

Information supplied by Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust