South Tyneside District Hospital

0191 404 1000 Harton Lane , South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0PL
http://www.stft.nhs.uk/

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 68 ratings for this hospital

Overview

South Tyneside District Hospital is part of South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust which is responsible for acute hospital services in South Tyneside and a wide range of community health services in Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland. It is based at South Tyneside District Hospital in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, between Newcastle upon Tyne and Sunderland. It was selected as one of the Top 40 Hospitals in the country by the independent benchmarking company, CHKS - the seventh time in the last eight years.

We have 394 general, maternity and paediatric beds, and provide a full range of general secondary care hospital services. These include cancer services, specialised medicine, rehabilitation and older people's services, children's services and women's services. We provide community services across six streams of care – Planned Care, Children & Families, Palliative Care, Intermediate Care, Mental health and Learning Disabilities and Urgent Care.

Contact details, map and directions

South Tyneside District Hospital

Tel: 0191 404 1000   Fax: 0191 2022197

Address: Harton Lane, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE34 0PL

Website: http://www.stft.nhs.uk/

Email: chris.morgan@stft.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at South Tyneside District Hospital

This hospital is managed by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

78% 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)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

79% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

44staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 78 responses. 3646 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 163 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1113 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 155 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 210 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 33 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

62staff recommend this hospital for care. 78 responses. 3646 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

Infection or Attack

Had to attend A&E for best part of a day. Symptoms of a heart attack but eventually diagnosed as chest infection. This after a batter...

8 June 2018

Father Still in ward 2

My father is in ward 2 and has been there 3 weeks and has fell 15 times . He is very confused and not steady on his feet . He fell even t...

1 June 2018

knee operation

iii recently had a partial knee replacement tha staff could not have been better,every one made me comfortable and glad to be allive tha...

10 May 2018

Unplanned visit

I arrived at A&E with chest pains and palpitations, I was quickly admitted into a side ward-where all the necessary tests were done. ...

13 April 2018

An essential hospital

Wednesday evening 4 March during dinner I experienced a throaty blockage , having a lot of pain and shortness of breath I was driven to A...

6 April 2018

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Last updated on 02 August 2011.

Information supplied by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust