Location

North Tyneside General Hospital

Ward Name / Number

Ward 24

Direct dial telephone number

0344 811 8111

Location of ward

 

Please note that from Friday 10 August ward 15 at North Tyneside General Hospital is moving to ward 24. This is for a period of around 7 weeks while ward 15 is being refurbished.

If you need to get in touch with the ward team please do so through switchboard on 0344 811 8111

Type of ward

Gastroenterology

Ward visiting times

2.00pm - 4.00pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward

 

Patients will be seen by medical staff from 9am with consultants rounds as below. Breakfast is around 8am with other mealtimes as stated below.

Are children welcome?

Yes, at relatives discretion.

Is there flexibility in visiting?

Speak with Ward Sister/Nursing staff if you would like to visit outside visiting hours.

Are the numbers restricted?

2 per bed

Protected meal times

12.00pm - 1.00pm 5.00pm - 6.00pm Relatives are welcome to help the patient with their meal.

Time of consultant rounds

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Mobile shop visiting times

Variable

Ward Manager’s name

Emma Lawson

When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?

Mid-morning/lunchtime

Ward Perfomance

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