Our Services

ALL DEPARTMENTS & SERVICES

Accident & Emergency (Casualty)

Emergency Department (and Minor Injuries Unit)  0191 4041046
Minor Injuries Unit (nurse led) based at Palmer Community Hospital, Jarrow.

Acute Respiratory Assessment Service 0191 404 1062

Antenatal - please see Maternity Services

Audiology 0191 402 8041 / 402 8060

Blood Tests  0191 404 1091
There is an open access service in the Outpatients Centre laboratory for GP patients from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. Mon - Fri. There is no weekend or bank holiday service

Cancer Services

Cardiology / Coronary Care Unit 0191 404 1050

Children's & Adolescent Services
Children's Unit (Ward 12) & Community Paediatrics 0191 4041012
Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) (Ward 24) 0191 4041036
Child and Family Unit (previously known as Child and Family Psychiatry) 0191 4044070 or 0191 4041032

Community Hospitals and Hospices
Palmer Community Hospital 0191 402 8000

Primrose Hill Hospital  0191 4516375

St Clare's Hospice 0191 4516378

Day Units
Endoscopy - 0191 404 1051
Moorlands - 0191 404 1052
Oncology & Haematology - 0191 404 1053

Diabetic Medicine 0191 404 1064

Elderly Nursing / Elderly Medicine
Ward 19 South Tyneside District Hospital 0191 4041019
Ward 20 South Tyneside District Hospital 0191 4041020

Gynaecology - see Maternity Services

Haematology 0191 404 1053

Hepato-Gastroenterology

Infection Prevention & Control

ITU/HDU (Intensive Therapy Unit/ High Dependency Unit)
Intensive Care Unit 0191 404 1030
High Dependency Unit 0191 404 1030

Maternity Services (Women's Services, Obstetrics and Gynaecology)
Antenatal Suite 0191 2022497
Delivery Suite 0191 4041033
Community Midwifery
Ward 3  (Gynaecology) 0191 4041003
Ward 22 0191 4041022

Medical Wards / General Medicine
Ward 5 0191 4041005
Ward 6 0191 4041006
Ward 7 0191 4041007
Ward 9 0191 4041009
Ward 10 0191 404 1010
Coronary Care Unit 0191 4041050

Nutrition & Dietetic Services 0191 404 1084

Obstetrics - please see Maternity Services

Occupational Therapy 0191 404 1085

Orthopaedics - please see Surgical and Orthopaedic Wards

Outpatients 0191 427 7575 - or - 0191 404 1090

Paediatrics please see Child and Adolescent

Pathology

Pharmacy 0191 404 1058

Physiotherapy 0191 404 1086

Podiatry 0191 283 1670

Radiology (X-Ray)
Appointments 0191 404 1080
MRI Appointments 0191 404 1081

Resuscitation Officer

Saint Clare's Hospice
Specialised Palliative Care 6 Bedded Unit includes Day Care Unit, Lymphoedema and Breathing Clinics.
Contact 0191 451 6384

Speech & Language Therapy 0191 404 1060

Stroke Services
Stroke Unit 0191 404 1008

Surgical and Orthopaedic Wards
Ward 1 (Surgical)  0191 404 1001
Ward 2 (Orthopaedics)  0191 404 1002
Ward 3 (S) 0191 404 1003
Ward 4 (Surgical Day Ward)  0191 404 1004

Urology

Women's Services please see Maternity Services

X-Ray 

Appointments 0191 404 1080
MRI Appointments 0191 404 1081

Other Services & Departments
Car parking - contact the General Office via the Hospital Switchboard
Catering & Restaurant Services
Chaplain 0191 404 1000 ext 3244
Clinical Governance and Research and Development
Customer Services & Complaints 0191 404 1072
Domestic Services
Education Centre and Library
Patientline (Information & Entertainment Systems) & Hospital Radio
Personnel and Recruitment 0191 404 1070
Red Cross Loan Service 0191 404 1083
Staff Care & Welfare Co-ordinator
Stop Smoking Clinic
Training & Development 0191 404 1061
Wheelchair Services 0191 404 1097

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