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 56 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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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 21 responses. 3376 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 110 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1821 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 205 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 248 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 240 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 21 responses. 3376 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

Mam's stay on Ward ten

My mam took ill december 2018 and was on ward 10, unfortuanately she passed away 13th December. Her Doctor was lovely and explained what ...

18 December 2018

Minor injuries

I went to minor injuries on Tuesday morning at around 9.45 there were 2 patients before me and 2 nurses working, I waited for 2 hours and...

15 December 2018

A and E visit

I attended A and E and was seen by a doctor who was sarcastic and rude. He made me feel like an inconvenience to him and like I was wasti...

13 December 2018

A&E

waited 6hrs to be seen to because I was really bad and they said there’s nothing wrong with me and they done my tests and didn’t do my bl...

12 December 2018

Special care baby unit

Some of the staff nurses are extremly rude and arrogant and don’t even know how to speak to parents in distress with their lil ones in sc...

15 November 2018

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Last updated on 02 August 2011.

Information supplied by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust