Serious emergencies

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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

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Winter 2016 - Where to go