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Ward 8

North Tyneside General Hospital
Ward Name / Number
Ward 8
Direct dial telephone number
0191 293 2559
Location of ward

Upper floor and the nearest entrance is the main entrance

Type of ward
Elective orthopaedics
Ward visiting times
3.30pm-4.30pm and 6pm-7.30pm
What patients may need to know about the daily routine on the ward

The ward is generally very busy, with theatres running Monday to Friday, morning and afternoon.

Are children welcome?
No children under 12
Is there flexibility in visiting?
See above
Are the numbers restricted?
See above
Protected meal times
12pm-1.30pm 4.30pm-6pm
Time of consultant rounds
Mobile shop visiting times
Tuesday and Thursday afternoon
Ward Manager’s name
Andrew Malby
When is the best time for relatives to contact the ward to check on patient?
Between 11am and 3.30pm
Ward Perfomance