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 122 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)

88% 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)

113% 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)

119% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 481 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

89%staff recommend this hospital for care. 604 responses. 8413 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

76%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 604 responses. 8413 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 14 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 517 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 604 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

Appointment?

Originally attended th hospital, walk in centre on Dec. 23, and then referred to the R.V.I. because ov a fractured cheek bone. Had surger...

9 December 2017

Excellent care

Admitted to surgical day unit on 28/11/17 prior to total knee replacement. Staff very helpful and informative. Theatre and recovery staff...

3 December 2017

Husbands knee replacement

My husband was in ward 8 to have a total knee replacement, the facilities and staff were excellent, he was treated very well.

26 November 2017

So caring and considerate!

Just want to give a big thank you to the doctors and nurses when I had a procedure today. They made it so less traumatic than I was expec...

21 November 2017

Worst night of my life

After gall bladder surgery at cramlington hospital I was transferred to ward 7 at rake lane. The walk from carpark to ward took 7 minutes...

20 November 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust