Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital
Ward Name / Number
Direct dial telephone number
0191 607 2716
Type of ward
Ward visiting times
There is open visiting for birthing partners who can also stay overnight on the ward. For other visitors 2.30pm-4pm and 6.30-7.30pm.
Are children welcome?
No under 16’s unless they are the siblings of the baby.
Are the numbers restricted?
2 maximum. There is only to be one birthing partner on the postnatal ward.
Protected meal times
1pm-2pm and 5.30pm-6.30pm
Ward Manager’s name
Ward managers rotate regularly on this ward, the matron for the ward is Lynn Tilley.