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 69 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)

78% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

74% 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)

78% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 205 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 15 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

66%staff recommend this hospital for care. 292 responses. 3697 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 292 responses. 3697 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 76 responses.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1083 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 449 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

Many thanks

My husband collapsed earlier today and was brought in for investigations. He had lots of investigations during the 3 hours in A&E an...

15 February 2018

Lack of care and respect.

I went into the A&E for a minor injury and the nurse who cleaned my wound was absolutely lovely and caring. She made me feel comforta...

15 February 2018

Many thanks!

We visited A and E on two occasions recently (the evening of 26th and morning of 30th January) and my husband received excellent treatmen...

5 February 2018

Hospital

absolutely abysmal staff at this hospital rude, obnoxious and not at all courteous to your needs. waiting times are an absolute joke cons...

27 December 2017

overheated wards

I wish to thank staff from ambulance service ,and full nurse ,doctors and support teams.I was taking into hospital on the 7 DEC this was ...

10 December 2017

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Last updated on 02 August 2011.

Information supplied by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust