North Tyneside General Hospital

0344 811 8111 Rake Lane , North Shields, NE29 8NH
https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/north-tyneside

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 125 ratings for this hospital

Overview

North Tyneside General Hospital

North Tyneside is a general hospital with a walk-in urgent care centre (open 8am-12 midnight), full range of diagnostic testing, outpatient clinics covering a range of specialties, 24 wards as well as facilities for care of the elderly.

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

The first 20 minutes of parking is free so if you take a ticket and exit the car park within 20 minutes, there will be no charge.

Please take a ticket to raise the barrier to gain entry to the car park. You will then use this ticket to pay at a pay station before leaving. The payment machines take coins and notes, as well as credit and debit cards.

There are a number of designated free parking bays reserved for registered disabled drivers displaying a valid blue badge permit.

Contact details, map and directions

North Tyneside General Hospital

Tel: 0344 811 8111

Address: Rake Lane, North Shields, NE29 8NH

Website: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/north-tyneside

Email: contactus@northumbria.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at North Tyneside General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

86.41% 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)

115.53% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100.29% 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)

121.27% 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. 521 responses

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.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Worst night of my life

After gall bladder surgery at cramlington hospital I was transferred to ward 7 at rake lane. The walk from carpark to ward took 7 minutes...

20 November 2017

Express service

My wife fell in the garden sustaining a deep cut over her eye,this needed treatment,so we went to Emergency care at N/T Gen.We were seen ...

3 November 2017

Great Service

I broke my humerus on Friday 1st September. I attended North Tyneside Hospital Urgent Care Centre and was seen immediately. The staff wer...

28 October 2017

Appalling reception staff

The reception staff should be ashamed of themselves after allowing other patients to be seen to before an 8 week old baby, all because th...

22 October 2017

Urgent Care

Visited this dept last Thursday at about 11.15 am. The service received from the two doctors involved and the nurse was excellent. Plea...

16 October 2017

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Last updated on 21 December 2016.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust