Ward 5

North Tyneside General Hospital
Ward Name / Number
Ward 5
Direct dial telephone number
0191 293 4231
Location of ward

Ward 5 is signposted from the main entrance.

Type of ward
Discharge planning
Ward visiting times
2pm-3pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm
What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward

An information leaflet is given to patients when admitted.
A team meeting is held every Thursday 1.30-4pm.

Are children welcome?
No under 12s
Is there flexibility in visiting?
Please speak to the staff nurse
Are the numbers restricted?
A maximum of two visitors at any one time please.
Protected meal times
Time of consultant rounds
Wednesday morning at 9am.
Ward Manager’s name
Joyce Foggett
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
Ward Perfomance