North Tyneside General Hospital

0344 811 8111 Rake Lane , North Shields, NE29 8NH

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 125 ratings for this hospital

Urgent care centre

This Department is managed by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

As of 1 October 2018 this is a GP-led urgent treatment centre. You can book an appointment  24 hours a day, seven days a week via NHS 111. There is also walk-in access also available from 8am – midnight (after 11pm please call NHS 111 for advice).

Opening times

Monday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59
Tuesday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59
Wednesday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59
Thursday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59
Friday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59
Saturday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59
Sunday 08:00 - 23:5908:00 - 23:59

Last verified on 16/01/2019

Key facts about the Urgent care centre department at North Tyneside General Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: service

86%Patients recommend this service. 602 responses

Latest reviews of this service

Wasted journey.

I rang 111 as my 9 year old grandson was poorly. They sent me to rake lane at 10.45 pm....when i got there i was then told no doctor's o...

2 December 2018

Long wait and poor execution of remedy

Brought our 3 year old daughter in as she'd split her forehead open in an accident at Nursery, the split was 15mm long and about 4mm wide...

17 November 2018

Waiting time

I attended the Walk in at 5pm on 31/10/18 assuming that this had replaced the Walk in service at Battlehill. I had a suspected UTI. I w...

1 November 2018

Treatment after a fall

After a fall in May I attended the Urgent care and although wait was nearly 4 hours once I was seen by the Nurse practitioner I was ex-r...

15 July 2018

Excellent Service

I visited on a Sat evening suspecting I had ruptured my achilies. I was seen very quickly by triage nurse and then reviewed and treated a...

14 July 2018

Last updated on 16 January 2019.

Information supplied by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust