Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital in Cramlington provides emergency care for seriously ill and injured patients from across Northumberland and North Tyneside. Here, emergency care consultants work 24 hours a day, seven days a week, as well as consultants in a range of specialties working seven days a week. Most patients arrive by blue light ambulance or via emergency GP admission. If you have a serious life threatening emergency, call 999 for an emergency ambulance or go straight to the hospital in Cramlington.
This hospital treats serious emergencies such as:
- Suspected stroke
- Loss of consciousness
- Persistent and severe chest pain
- Sudden shortness of breath
- Severe abdominal pain
- Severe blood loss