Queen Elizabeth Hospital

0191 482 0000 Sheriff Hill , Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE9 6SX

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 161 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

0191 4452193

The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Rheumatology MAY 2018

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)


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Key facts about the Rheumatology department at Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Time from GP referral to treatment

Up to 16 weeks for 9/10 patients

Latest reviews of this service

Very disappointed in rheumatology

Hospital is great. The consultant I see is lovely. My only problem is getting in touch with the rheumatology helpline. You ring no one an...

12 September 2018

Some staff arw lovely expecially the rhumatologists

I find most staff lovely especially the rhumatologists themselves they treat you very nicely. However i find the helpline useless i have ...

6 July 2018

A thank you for caring for me while in your care

Cannot fault Ward 6A this is the second time I have been admitted to the ward. The Staff could not be more helpful even when they are s...

5 July 2017

You need hands.

Have been attending the rheumatology dept. for a number of years for arthritis in hands. The support and shared treatment decisions have...

3 July 2017

very pleased with my care

I have been under my Consultant and their team of nurses for a few years now. My Consultant and the nurses are very nice, if I ever have ...

11 January 2017

Last updated on 19 August 2014.

Information supplied by Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust