Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest mental health and disability Trusts in England. We serve a population of approximately 1.4 million.
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We employ over 6,000 staff and provide Urgent, Planned and Specialist Care Services across an area totalling 2,200 square miles.
We work from over 60 sites across Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland. We also have a number of regional and national specialist services.
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust has been rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The inspection reports are available from the CQC website at http://www.cqc.org.uk/provider/RX4