Hexham General Hospital

0344 811 8111 Corbridge Road , Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QJ
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/hexham

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 84 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Hexham General Hospital

The urgent care centre at Hexham General Hospital returned to 24-hour opening on Monday 30 October 2017. 

Hexham General Hospital is a modern hospital providing a full range of diagnostic services and a 24 hour walk-in urgent care centre. It has four wards consisting of an oncology day unit, a surgical ward for patients who have had general, orthopaedic and gynaecological surgery, a stroke rehabilitation and care of the elderly ward and a general medicine ward. 

For the privacy and dignity of patients the hospital wards are largely single, en-suite rooms. The hospital also has a midwifery-led maternity unit with birthing pool. Two GP practices are based within the hospital.

 

Car parking

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

Please leave plenty of time to find a space.

A free 20 minute period exists for drop offs and pick ups.

Contact details, map and directions

Hexham General Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Corbridge Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QJ

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

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Hexham General Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93.04% 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)

99.10% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97.75% 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)

98.97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 230 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

88%staff recommend this hospital for care. 806 responses. 8514 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

75%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 806 responses. 8514 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 47 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 757 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 979 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Walk in centre

I came to the urgent care centre at hexham hospital on Sunday 19th November with my 6 year old son who had hurt his neck. We were seen st...

19 November 2017

A Massive Thanks Hexham

Please convey my sincere thanks to all staff on ward 3 for the exceptional service I received while undergoing my knee replacement. I w...

2 November 2017

Exceptional

The culture of care at this hospital is exceptional. The facilities and staff are professional and also so caring. It appears to be under...

1 November 2017

Knee replacement

My husband had a knee replacement approximately 6 weeks ago. The surgery was performed by a brilliant surgeon , the scar a perfect line v...

11 October 2017

Post Caesarian mother and baby care

I couldn't have been happier with the care received at Hexham General following a Caesarian at Cramlington hospital. The midwives were ve...

14 September 2017

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Last updated on 30 October 2017.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust