Welcome to our media and communications page – if you have an enquiry for the communications team please don’t hesitate to get in touch directly or follow us online.
We provide care to over 500,000 people across Northumberland and North Tyneside in our hospitals, community venues and in people’s homes. We have 11 acute sites including an emergency care hospital, general and community hospitals, an outpatient and diagnostic centre, an elderly care unit and an integrated health and social care facility. In 2016 we we were rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission.
Key media contacts:
Elliot Nichols, head of public relations
Andrew Younger, social media and digital assistant
For urgent out-of-hours enquiries please contact the switchboard on 0344 811 8111 and ask for the duty communications officer. A member of the team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.