Select a hospital from the dropdown menu below to find the visiting times and contact information for each ward. 

Haltwhistle War Memorial Hospital - Elderly Medicine

Ward Type:

Elderly care medicine, rehabilitation and palliative care

Visiting Times:

2pm-4.30pm and 6pm-8pm

Contact Number:

01434 320 225

Ward Location:

Outpatients department - Outpatients department

Ward Type:

Outpatients

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01669 620555

Ward Location:

Rothbury Community Hospital - The Ward

Ward Type:

Elderly care and rehabilitation

Visiting Times:

2pm – 5pm 6pm – 8pm

Contact Number:

01669 620555

Ward Location:

With effect from Friday 2 September 2016, the 12-bed inpatient ward has temporarily closed to admissions for three months.The situation is being monitored closely throughout the temporary closure period and will be fully reviewed in November 2016.

Therapies Suite - Therapies Suite

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01669 620555

Ward Location:

Whalton Unit - Whalton Unit

Ward Type:

Elderly rehabilitation

Visiting Times:

Open visiting for relatives and friends of patients

Contact Number:

01670 395655

Ward Location:

Top floor of the Helen McArdle Care Home

Friends and Family Test Overview - Friends and Family Test Overview

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 1

Ward Type:

Trauma and orthopaedics

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2001

Ward Location:

Lower ground floor

Alnwick Infirmary - Ward 1

Ward Type:

Stroke / Orthopaedic rehabilitation with palliative care

Visiting Times:

2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 7.30pm.

Contact Number:

01665 626769

Ward Location:

Upstairs, nearest to side entrance.

Berwick Infirmary - Ward 1

Ward Type:

Elderly medicine, rehabilitation and palliative care

Visiting Times:

2pm-4pm and 6pm-7pm

Contact Number:

01289 356647

Ward Location:

Ground floor

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 1

Ward Type:

Cardiology and respiratory medicine

Visiting Times:

2pm - 4pm and 7pm - 8pm

Contact Number:

01670 529101

Ward Location:

Located ground floor near main entrance

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 2

Ward Type:

General Medicine specialising in Respiratory and Haematology

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4.30pm and 7pm - 8pm

Contact Number:

01670 529102

Ward Location:

On the Ground Floor accessed via the main entrance

Hexham General Hospital - Ward 2

Ward Type:

General medicine

Visiting Times:

2pm - 4pm and 6.30pm - 7.30pm.

Contact Number:

01434 655450

Ward Location:

On the first floor. Go up the main stairs, turn right then left. Or enter the main lift and turn left then left - the ward is second on the right and is well sign posted.

Blyth Community Hospital - Ward 2

Ward Type:

Orthopaedic / elderly care.

Visiting Times:

Open visiting

Contact Number:

01670 396444

Ward Location:

Ground floor, near dining room.

Berwick Infirmary - Berwick Day Hospital

Ward Type:

Ambulatory day care department

Visiting Times:

As this is a day hospital for treatments only there is no visiting.

Contact Number:

01289 356613

Ward Location:

Opposite main reception (Brucegate entrance)

Theatre / day surgery unit Alnwick Infirmary - Day Surgery Unit

Ward Type:

Theatre / day surgery

Visiting Times:

When patients are admitted for day case surgery there are no facilities for visitors to stay on the unit. Relatives bringing patients in will be given an approximate time the patients can go home and a contact number to call.

Contact Number:

01665 626791

Ward Location:

Main entrance on the ground floor to the left of main reception.

Outpatients - Outpatients

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 3

Ward Type:

Acute medicine

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2003

Ward Location:

Lower ground floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 3

Ward Type:

Elderly rehabilitation

Visiting Times:

2pm-3pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 extension 2871

Ward Location:

Use the entrance nearest the maternity department

Hexham General Hospital - Ward 3

Ward Type:

Surgery (incorporating general surgery, orthopaedics and gynaecology)

Visiting Times:

2pm - 4.30pm and 6pm - 8pm

Contact Number:

01434 655475

Ward Location:

From the main entrance, walk through the atrium and up the stairs. There is a lift behind the stair case. Ward 3 is on the first floor, follow the signs.

Blyth Community Hospital - Ward 3

Ward Type:

Palliative care unit and elderly rehabilitation

Visiting Times:

Open visiting - opportunity to stay in times of need

Contact Number:

01670 396446

Ward Location:

First floor. Lift is available at foot of the stairs.

Emergency Care - Emergency Care

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Alnwick - Hillcrest Maternity Unit

Ward Type:

Midwifery-led maternity unit - as an interim measure, from 8pm on Friday 4 November, we are introducing an overnight on call system, see our maternity section for more info

Visiting Times:

Visiting times are open

Contact Number:

01665 626732

Ward Location:

In grounds of Alnwick Infirmary

Berwick Infirmary - Maternity unit

Ward Type:

Midwifery-led maternity unit

Visiting Times:

Open visiting for partners.

Contact Number:

01289 356622

Ward Location:

Blyth Community Hospital - Minor Injuries Unit

Ward Type:

Minor Injuries Unit

Visiting Times:

Monday to Friday between 9am-5pm (last book in time 4.15pm)

Contact Number:

01670 396404

Ward Location:

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 4

Ward Type:

GI medicine

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2004

Ward Location:

Lower ground floor

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 4

Ward Type:

Ortho-geriatric ward

Visiting Times:

3:30pm - 4.30pm and 6.30pm -7.30pm

Contact Number:

01670 529104

Ward Location:

From main reception take the stairs or the lift, turn left and the ward is on the main corridor.

Hexham General Hospital - Ward 4

Ward Type:

Stroke / rehabilitation and care of the elderly

Visiting Times:

2pm-4.30pm and 6pm- 8pm

Contact Number:

01434 655445

Ward Location:

Ward 4 is signposted from the main and east entrance and is located on the first floor of the new phase at Hexham General Hospital.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 5

Ward Type:

Ortho-geriatrics

Visiting Times:

3pm-4pm and 6:30pm-7:30pm

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 ext 2030

Ward Location:

Come into the hospital through the maternity entrance.

Hexham General Hospital - Endoscopy Outpatients

Ward Type:

Endoscopy Outpatients department.

Visiting Times:

Open

Contact Number:

01434 655 316

Ward Location:

Main entrance, first floor to the left.

Alnwick Infirmary minor injuries unit - Minor Injuries Unit

Ward Type:

Minor injuries unit out of hours centre.

Visiting Times:

The unit is open 24-hours a day, seven days a week

Contact Number:

01665 626727

Ward Location:

Main entrance on the ground floor to the left of main reception.

Berwick Infirmary - Minor Injuries Unit

Ward Type:

Minor Injuries Unit

Visiting Times:

The unit is open 24-hours a day, seven days a week

Contact Number:

01289 356 607

Ward Location:

Minor injuries unit entrance (Wellclose square entrance).

Outpatient Department - Outpatients Department

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01670 396416

Ward Location:

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 5

Ward Type:

Acute Elderly Medicine

Visiting Times:

3pm – 4.30pm and 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Contact Number:

01670 529105

Ward Location:

From main reception take the stairs or the lift, turn left and the ward is on the main corridor.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 6

Ward Type:

Ambulatory care for surgery/medicine and gynaecology

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2006

Ward Location:

Ground floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 7

Ward Type:

General surgery (elective)

Visiting Times:

2pm-4pm and 7pm-8pm

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 and ask for extension 2035 or 2037.

Ward Location:

The nearest entrance is through the main entrance at the far side of the hospital

Hexham General Hospital - Midwifery-led Maternity Unit

Ward Type:

Midwifery-led maternity unit

Visiting Times:

Open visiting but please avoid protected meal times

Contact Number:

01434 655351 or 01434 655352

Ward Location:

First floor near women’s health suite

Oncology day unit - Oncology day unit

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Open Wednesday and Thursday

Contact Number:

01289 356653

Ward Location:

Alnwick Infirmary - Outpatients Department

Ward Type:

Outpatient department

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01665 626742

Ward Location:

Outpatients is in two locations within the hospital. Hotspur suite is situated at the front of the hospital near the main entrance. Main outpatients is at the back of the hospital - come in the front of the hospital down the main corridor, turning left through two sets of double doors and the entrance is on the right.

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 7

Ward Type:

Elective orthopaedics

Visiting Times:

2.30pm – 4pm and 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Contact Number:

01670 529107

Ward Location:

First floor, enter main entrance, take stairs or lift, ward is situated at far left of hospital.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 7 - hyper acute stroke ward

Ward Type:

Stroke unit

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2473

Ward Location:

Located within ward 7, ground floor.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 7 - short stay unit

Ward Type:

Short stay unit

Visiting Times:

2.30pm - 4pm and 6.30pm- 7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2007

Ward Location:

Located within ward 7, ground floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 8

Ward Type:

Elective orthopaedics

Visiting Times:

3.30pm-4.30pm and 6pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 293 2557

Ward Location:

Upper floor and the nearest entrance is the main entrance

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 9

Ward Type:

Elderly care

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2009

Ward Location:

Ground floor

X-ray - X-ray

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Monday-Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm (closed 12.30pm – 1.00pm)

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Hexham General Hospital - Oncology Day Unit

Ward Type:

Oncology Day Unit

Visiting Times:

As it is a day unit there are no visiting times.

Contact Number:

01434 655078

Ward Location:

Ground floor, to the left of urgent care.

Berwick Infirmary - Outpatients Department

Ward Type:

General outpatients

Visiting Times:

As this is an outpatient department there are no visiting times.

Contact Number:

01289 356638

Ward Location:

The department is signposted from the car park and can be accessed from Wellclose square or Brucegate entrance.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 12

Ward Type:

Cardiology/Coronary Care

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 and ask for extension 2878

Ward Location:

Ground floor, come through the Jubilee Day Hospital entrance

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 9

Ward Type:

Stroke ward

Visiting Times:

2pm-4pm and 6pm-7pm

Contact Number:

01670 529109 / 01670 529059

Ward Location:

1st floor, turn right, 1st left and left again

X-ray - X-ray

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Monday-Friday, 9am – 5pm, weekends and bank holidays, 11am-4pm

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Hexham General Hospital. - Outpatients Department

Ward Type:

Outpatients department

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01434 655372

Ward Location:

Ground floor close to the main entrance.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 10

Ward Type:

Cardiology and coronary care

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2010

Ward Location:

Ground floor

Wansbeck General Hospital - Ward 10

Ward Type:

Women’s Unit Gynaecology, breast surgery and general surgery

Visiting Times:

2pm – 3pm and 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Contact Number:

01670 564172

Ward Location:

South wing, first floor.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 15

Ward Type:

Gastroenterology

Visiting Times:

2.00pm - 4.00pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

01912 934 356

Ward Location:

Ground floor, come through the Jubilee Day Hospital entrance

Ward 15 - Ward 15 - Surgical day unit

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Open access from 7.30am-8pm Monday to Friday

Contact Number:

01670 564169 / 70

Ward Location:

First floor, south entrance

X-ray - X-ray

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Monday-Friday, 9am- 5pm, Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays, 12pm-4pm

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Ambulatory Care North Tyneside General Hospital - Ambulatory Care Unit

Ward Type:

Out-patient

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

0191 293 4238

Ward Location:

Behind surgical day unit on main corridor

Hexham General Hospital - Urgent Care Centre

Ward Type:

Walk-in for urgent care - open 8am- 12 midnight. Call NHS 111 for urgent advice 24/7.

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01434 655301

Ward Location:

Ground floor to the left of the main entrance.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 12

Ward Type:

Respiratory

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2012

Ward Location:

First floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 18

Ward Type:

Respiratory medicine

Visiting Times:

2pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 and ask for extension 2894

Ward Location:

First floor. Come in through the Jubilee Day Hospital entrance.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 19

Ward Type:

Mental health services for older people

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4.30pm and 6pm-8pm

Contact Number:

0191 293 4368

Ward Location:

Near to the diabetes resource centre, ground floor. Car park to the rear.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 20

Ward Type:

Mental health services for older people

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4.30pm and 6pm-8pm

Contact Number:

0191 293 4371

Ward Location:

Near to the diabetes resource centre on the ground floor. Car park is at the rear of the hospital.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 21

Ward Type:

Mental health services for older people

Visiting Times:

2pm - 4pm and 6pm- 8pm

Contact Number:

0191 293 4030

Ward Location:

Ward 21 has its own entrance at the back of the main hospital building.

Wansbeck General Hospital - Oncology Day Unit

Ward Type:

Oncology day unit

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01670 529651

Ward Location:

First floor, along main corridor to the left.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 15

Ward Type:

General surgery

Visiting Times:

2.30pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2015

Ward Location:

First floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 22

Ward Type:

Stroke

Visiting Times:

Mondays 6pm-7.30pm only Tuesday to Sunday 2.30pm-4.30pm and 6pm-7.30pm.

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 ext. 2415

Ward Location:

The ward is signposted at the main entrance, located next to ward 14.

X-ray - X-ray

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Monday-Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Outpatients department - Outpatients department

Ward Type:

Outpatients

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 extension 6291

Ward Location:

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Ward 16

Ward Type:

Postnatal care

Visiting Times:

Open visiting for partners. Visiting hours for your children are 9am-8pm. For other visitors 2pm-8pm every day. Arrangements outside of these times can be made with the senior midwife on duty.

Contact Number:

0191 607 2016

Ward Location:

First floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 23

Ward Type:

Rehabilitation

Visiting Times:

3pm-4pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 2934231

Ward Location:

Ward 23 is signposted from the main entrance.

palliative care unit, Wansbeck General Hospital - Palliative Care Unit

Ward Type:

Palliative care

Visiting Times:

Open visiting

Contact Number:

Ward clerk - 01670 529960 Nurses station - 01670 529965

Ward Location:

First floor, opposite the special care baby unit. It is directly above café central by the south entrance.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Ward 24

Ward Type:

Acute elderly medicine

Visiting Times:

2pm-3pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 ext. 2040

Ward Location:

Ward 24 is on the upper floor, between wards 18 and 23

Ambulatory Care North Tyneside General Hospital - Ambulatory Care Unit

Ward Type:

Out-patient

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

0191 293 4238

Ward Location:

Behind surgical day unit on main corridor

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Birthing Centre

Ward Type:

Maternity

Visiting Times:

Open visiting for your partner and labour companion. Any other visitors please liaise with the senior midwife.

Contact Number:

0191 607 2318

Ward Location:

First floor

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital. - Children's unit

Ward Type:

Children's unit

Visiting Times:

Open visiting for next of kin. Until 8pm for other visitors.

Contact Number:

0191 607 2005

Ward Location:

Ground floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Jubilee Day Hospital Outpatients

Ward Type:

Elderly medical day unit

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

Discharge Lounge - 0191 293 4285 Jubilee Day Hospital, outpatients - 0191 293 4271 Day room - 0344 811 8111 x 2953

Ward Location:

Jubilee Day Hospital entrance on the ground floor near to pharmacy

Wansbeck General Hospital - Urgent Care Centre

Ward Type:

Walk-in for urgent care - open 8am- 12 midnight. Call NHS 111 for urgent advice 24/7

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

01670 529 565

Ward Location:

Ground floor - right of main entrance

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital - Critical care

Ward Type:

Critical care

Visiting Times:

2pm - 4pm and 6pm- 7.30pm

Contact Number:

0191 607 2011

Ward Location:

First floor

North Tyneside General Hospital - Kielder Unit, Redesdale Court

Ward Type:

Rehabilitation/intermediate care for patients over 65 years old with cognitive problems.

Visiting Times:

Open visiting

Contact Number:

Nurses station - 0191 2931343 Liaison nurse or Occupational Therapy - 0191 2354900

Ward Location:

Situated on the first floor of Redesdale Court Care Home (Helen McArdle Care) within the grounds on North Tyneside General Hospital.

X-ray - X-ray

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Monday-Friday 8.00am – 7.45pm Saturday and Sunday 9.00am – 5.00pm (appointment only) 8.30am – 6.30pm (closed 12.30pm – 1.30pm)

Contact Number:

Ward Location:

Emergency department - Emergency department

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

0191 607 2115

Ward Location:

Directly through the main entrance

North Tyneside General Hospital - Oncology Day Unit

Ward Type:

Oncology day unit

Visiting Times:

Patients are all day cases so there are no formal visiting times. Due to issues around space and safety it may be necessary for visitors to leave the treatment area.

Contact Number:

0191 293 2751

Ward Location:

The ward is signposted at the main entrance.

Outpatients department - Outpatients department

Ward Type:

Outpatients

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

0344 811 8111 extension 2644

Ward Location:

Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) - Special care baby unit

Ward Type:

Special Care Baby Unit

Visiting Times:

Open visiting for partners. Other visitors 2pm-7.30pm every day.

Contact Number:

0191 607 2017

Ward Location:

First floor

Redesdale Court , North Tyneside General Hospital - Palliative Care Unit, Redesdale Court

Ward Type:

Palliative care

Visiting Times:

Open visiting

Contact Number:

0191 235 4903 / 0191 235 4910

Ward Location:

Upstairs within Redesdale Court Nursing Home in the grounds of North Tyneside General Hospital.

Surgical Day Unit - North Tyneside General Hospital - Surgical Day Unit

Ward Type:

Day surgery.

Visiting Times:

There are no visiting times in this ward due to the nature of the ward and type of patients. Please speak to the ward staff if you have any specific needs.

Contact Number:

0191 2932548

Ward Location:

Central location along corridor from main entrance, beside endoscopy unit.

North Tyneside General Hospital - Urgent Care Centre

Ward Type:

Walk-in for urgent care - open 8am- 12 midnight. Call NHS 111 for urgent advice 24/7

Visiting Times:

Contact Number:

0191 293 2515

Ward Location:

Ground floor to the left of the main entrance.

X-ray - X-ray

Ward Type:

Visiting Times:

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 7:45pm Saturday and Sunday 9.00am – 5.00pm (appointment only) 8.30am – 6.30pm (closed 12.30pm – 1.30pm)

Contact Number:

Ward Location: