Newham General Hospital

020 7476 4000 Glen Road, Plaistow , London, E13 8SL

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 158 ratings for this hospital


Newham University Hospital is part of Barts Health NHS Trust
The hospital is based in the heart of east London and serves one of Britain’s most diverse, fastest growing and youngest populations. We are an organisation which is firmly focused on meeting the needs and priorities of our local population and our services are regularly delivered in 40 languages. 

The hospital offers a range of local services including a 24 hour Emergency Department, an Urgent Care Centre, a modern purpose built outpatient facility and care of the elderly unit. The hospital also houses the local stroke and TIA centre.

The maternity facilities offer a much improved, high quality, modern and vibrant environment for mothers-to-be. Maternity is formed of many services – including 24 hour maternity assessment, induction of labour and inpatient antenatal care – together into one purpose-built section of the hospital, accommodating up to 6,500 births per year.

Our top priority is to ensure patient safety, deliver high quality care and assure patient satisfaction and we achieve this by listening to patients and letting their experiences lead improvements.

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Newham General Hospital

Tel: 020 7476 4000   Fax: 020 7363 8181

Address: Glen Road, Plaistow, London, E13 8SL



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Quality of service at Newham General Hospital

This hospital is managed by Barts Health NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

65%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 697 responses. 15369 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 4511 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 271 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

67%Patients recommend this hospital. 209 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 697 responses. 15369 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


My first experience with this hospital was over the phone when I was told about an appointment and then assured i would be in a few days ...

13 February 2019

Came with my mother in law 94 years old after a fall

Came with my mother in law after she had a fall there were excellent with her , had every test done gave her care and compassion, couldn’...

29 January 2019


They saved my husbands life I cannot thank the team on Stratford ward enough. He couldn’t breathe and even before I could realise what wa...

4 January 2019

Would not recommend

Visited this month to have an Endodcopy procedure. Having anxiety as bad as I do, I expected to have a not so easy experience. Opted to h...

23 December 2018

Needs improvement in patient care

My disabled father was admitted by A&E. Doctors diagnosed him with Shingles on side with severe pain. They carried out all tests and ...

21 December 2018

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Last updated on 01 February 2016.

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