South Tyneside District Hospital

0191 404 1000 Harton Lane , South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0PL
http://www.stft.nhs.uk/

2.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 70 ratings for this hospital

Overview

South Tyneside District Hospital is part of South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust which is responsible for acute hospital services in South Tyneside and a wide range of community health services in Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland. It is based at South Tyneside District Hospital in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, between Newcastle upon Tyne and Sunderland. It was selected as one of the Top 40 Hospitals in the country by the independent benchmarking company, CHKS - the seventh time in the last eight years.

We have 394 general, maternity and paediatric beds, and provide a full range of general secondary care hospital services. These include cancer services, specialised medicine, rehabilitation and older people's services, children's services and women's services. We provide community services across six streams of care – Planned Care, Children & Families, Palliative Care, Intermediate Care, Mental health and Learning Disabilities and Urgent Care.

Contact details, map and directions

South Tyneside District Hospital

Tel: 0191 404 1000   Fax: 0191 2022197

Address: Harton Lane, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0PL

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

Email: chris.morgan@stft.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at South Tyneside District Hospital

This hospital is managed by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

90% 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)

110% 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)

110% 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

0.12% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

7.73% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 307 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77%staff recommend this hospital for care. 297 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

68%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 297 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 141 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 2037 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 144 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

Bullying of staff nurse by another staff member

I witnessed what can only be described as an awful person bullying a staff nurse today not sure what the bully does exactly. I guess they...

9 February 2016

Rude Staff

I was taken to A & E last week in the early hours as 111 had sent an ambulance due to suspected Chest Infection. Absolutely appalling doc...

5 February 2016

Vist a n e

I rang 111 there transferred me to this place I am pregnant and In a lot of pain I told staff I was o. Pain. And there just kept moving m...

1 February 2016

Avoid this A&E

I have been to this a&e many times over the years n never really feel I have a answer to my problem when I leave, but when my 7 month old...

19 January 2016

Poor parking arrangements

Having just visited South Tyneside General hospital for an appointment, I can give an accurate view on the Parking on site. There were ...

12 January 2016

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Last updated on 02 August 2011.

Information supplied by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust