Wansbeck General Hospital

0344 811 8111 Woodhorn Lane , Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9JJ
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/wansbeck

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 112 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Wansbeck General Hospital

From 2 March 2018 the opening times for Wansbeck  urgent care centre have temporarily changed and the centre will be open from 8am until 10pm.  You can call 111 for urgent medical advice 24/7.

Wansbeck is a general hospital with a walk-in urgent care centre (open 8am-10pm), diagnostic testing, 12 wards and outpatient clinics covering a range of specialties.

Car parking

Car parking is available and costs £1.20p per hour, up to a maximum of £4 per day.  

The trust is currently changing the system used to manage its car parks so patients and visitors are asked to carefully observe signage in hospital car parks during this transitional period. 

 

 

Contact details, map and directions

Wansbeck General Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Woodhorn Lane, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9JJ

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/wansbeck

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

Get directions to Wansbeck General Hospital

Departments and services

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

Quality of service at Wansbeck General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93% 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)

117% 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)

126% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

76staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 552 responses. 8004 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 409 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 348 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 195 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

87staff recommend this hospital for care. 552 responses. 8004 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent care and a great team.

Thank you to everyone on Ward 15 for the care you gave me during my recent day case surgery. Though they were busy every member of the te...

23 May 2018

prostate biopsy

Ex cellent staff from consultants to all ward staff on ward 15 a big thank you my rating 12 out 10 Couldnt praise you enough

16 May 2018

Severe arthritus in right knee.

After kneeling at home, whilst doing a little diy, I found I was unable to stand up, due to intense pain in my right knee. The knee, beca...

16 May 2018

First class treatment and care

I have recently been a day patient on Ward 15 and would just like to say a huge thankyou to all the staff for their expertise and caring ...

10 May 2018

Excellent care from haematology outpatients

The dept was a credit to the NHS today the staff were all so lovely and showed excellent values under pressured busy conditions. The admi...

9 May 2018

Nearby Hospitals

Find nearby Hospitals

Last updated on 27 March 2018.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust