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 72 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)

89.49% 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)

99.60% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98.14% 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)

96.86% 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

Children’s A&E fantastic nursing staff!

Would like to thank the doctors but especially the nurse who helped my daughter today 11/11/17. She’d a bad cut to her finger and we’d...

12 November 2017

Complaints

I was recently asmitted to stdh i wisg to make the following compaints and i do require replies. 1.on the menu sheet it mention ...

11 November 2017

First Class treatment.

After visiting the Accident and Emergency department I was admitted onto the surgical ward with severe abdominal pain, this was at 2 am i...

7 November 2017

Excellent A & E staff

During the month of October I had the need to visit South Tyneside Accident and Emergency department on four occasions for assistance wit...

7 November 2017

Trouble free

From the moment I arrived at the Colonoscopy Dept., under Doctor, I was received with a warm, professional and a totally empathetic team....

30 October 2017

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Last updated on 02 August 2011.

Information supplied by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust