Ward 12

North Tyneside General Hospital
Ward Name / Number
Ward 12
Direct dial telephone number
0344 811 8111 ext. 32878
Location of ward

Ground floor, come through the Jubilee Day Hospital entrance

Type of ward
Acute elderly medicine
Ward visiting times
2pm-3pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm
Are children welcome?
Yes under adult supervision
Is there flexibility in visiting?
Yes please speak to a member of the nursing team
Are the numbers restricted?
2-3 maximum
Protected meal times
12pm-1pm and 5pm-6pm Relatives are welcome to help the patient with their meal
Time of consultant rounds
Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings
Ward Manager’s name
Sian Usher
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
Ideally after 10am and it would be helpful if family members shared information between themselves to reduce the volume of calls to the ward
Ward Perfomance