Queen Elizabeth Hospital

0191 482 0000 Sheriff Hill , Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE9 6SX
http://www.qegateshead.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 165 ratings for this hospital

Maternity services

This Department is managed by Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

Friends and Family Test Score for April 2018: Maternity

The Friends and Family Test (FFT) is a survey which gives patients an opportunity to give feedback on the quality of the care they receive. This gives hospitals a better understanding of their patients’ needs, enabling them to make improvements.

Find out more about FFT including NHS England’s guidance on maternity services.

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  • Extremely likely
  • Likely
  • Neither likely nor unlikely
  • Unlikely
  • Extremly unlikely
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Services provided on-site in this hospital

How likely are you to recommend our antenatal service to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

100%

Total responses: 27
21 out of 27
21
6 out of 27
6
0 out of 27
0
0 out of 27
0
0 out of 27
0
0 out of 27
0

How likely are you to recommend our labour ward/birthing unit to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

100%

Total responses: 41
37 out of 41
37
4 out of 41
4
0 out of 41
0
0 out of 41
0
0 out of 41
0
0 out of 41
0

How likely are you to recommend our postnatal ward to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

100%

Total responses: 38
36 out of 38
36
2 out of 38
2
0 out of 38
0
0 out of 38
0
0 out of 38
0
0 out of 38
0

Services provided in the home or community

How likely are you to recommend our postnatal community service to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

100%

Total responses: 10
10 out of 10
10
0 out of 10
0
0 out of 10
0
0 out of 10
0
0 out of 10
0
0 out of 10
0

Latest reviews of this service

Birth Centre - highly recommended

I gave birth to my daughter in the birth centre in 2017 and I can't sing the praises of the midwives who dealt with me on arrival enough....

6 June 2018

Midwives

I cannot express how much every single person at the QEH made me feel giving birth to my first baby. From what started as a calm and rela...

19 April 2018

Worst hospital care for someone classed as a high priority

I went into pre prem labour at 26+3 weeks I hve been in and out of hospital constantly as my waters broke since being here I have been le...

11 March 2018

Absolutely outstanding maternity department.

Our son Joshua was safely delivered on the 13th January 2017 - we are just full of praise for all the staff on the labour suite and the p...

6 March 2017

HIgh Risk Pregnancy

In 2012 i had a ruptured ectopic pregnancy where i had emergency surgery the care i received saved my life. Due to the location of the ec...

14 November 2016

Last updated on 28 February 2013.

Information supplied by Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust