South Tyneside District Hospital

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 68 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)

96.29% 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)

97.59% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97.78% 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)

92.47% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 208 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 170 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 423 responses. 3712 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 423 responses. 3712 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 277 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 2620 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 238 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

Out patient appointment in gynaecology

Seen on time, full explanation, treated compassionately and with respect.

16 October 2017

Supported a service user with learning difficulties

I supported a service user with learning difficulties to go into hospital for day surgery for a procedure I along with my service user we...

29 September 2017

Gastroenterology Ward, Jayne

Due to abdominal problems I was admitted to the Gastroenterology dept on 2 separate occasions. The care I received was second to none. T...

27 September 2017

Short Stay In Ward Ten

I was recently taken by ambulance to A&E ( could not stop coughing) where I was diagnosed as having a chest infection on top of my as...

23 September 2017

awful hospital will never go back again

nurses are rude. had a junior doctor telling me my sons arm is not broke, and i new it was broke i had to demand an x.ray witch proved t...

31 July 2017

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Last updated on 02 August 2011.

Information supplied by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust