Hexham General Hospital

0344 811 8111 Corbridge Road , Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QJ
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/hexham

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 89 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Hexham General Hospital

Hexham General Hospital is a modern hospital providing a full range of diagnostic services and a walk-in urgent care centre (open 8am-12 midnight). It has four wards consisting of an oncology day unit, a surgical ward for patients who have had general, orthopaedic and gynaecological surgery, a stroke rehabilitation and care of the elderly ward and a general medicine ward.  

For the privacy and dignity of patients the hospital wards are largely single, en-suite rooms. The hospital also has a midwifery-led maternity unit with birthing pool. Two GP practices are based within the hospital.

 

Car parking

Car parking is available and costs £1.20p per hour, up to a maximum of £4 per day. 

Please leave plenty of time to find a space.

A free 20 minute period exists for drop offs and pick ups.

Contact details, map and directions

Hexham General Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Corbridge Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QJ

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/hexham

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Hexham General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

97.54% 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)

99.11% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96.99% 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)

98.97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 262 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87staff recommend this hospital for care. 592 responses. 8537 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

74staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 592 responses. 8537 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

NA%Patients recommend this hospital. 4 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 401 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 850 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Post Caesarian mother and baby care

I couldn't have been happier with the care received at Hexham General following a Caesarian at Cramlington hospital. The midwives were ve...

14 September 2017

Wonderful experience. Thanks

A quite unpleasant procedure was made as pleasant as possible by super staff. Special thanks to the doctor and their 2 nurses. Sorry, bu...

11 September 2017

ambulatory care at Hexham

Husband sent as emergency by GP with possible blood clot. Arrived late afternoon and very impressed with the speed of tests being carried...

24 August 2017

Dissatisfied

Arrived at hospital and was impressed by overall building amd facilities; modern, mostly clean, new equipment , attractive waiting room a...

24 August 2017

fantastic care

Fantastic care received this week in Day Treatment centre from staff on reception, nurses, anaes, the doctor and team All a credit to t...

12 August 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust