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  • Our care has been rated as Outstanding

    The Newcastle Hospitals are delighted to announce that the Care Quality Commission has rated its services, and the staff who provide them, as 'Outstanding'

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    Our care has been rated as Outstanding
  • Great North Trauma and Emergency Centre on national TV

    Watch our Trauma Care Experts on BBC2 - Tuesday 30 August @ 9pm

    Now in its third series, An Hour To Save Your Life explores the critical decisions facing doctors in the first hour of emergency care

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  • Do you want to work for an award winning Trust?

    Then look no further.

    The Newcastle Hospitals offer a huge range of opportunities across many regional and national specialised services as well as our core general wards.

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  • Our brand new Healthcare and Diagnostic Centre in Cramlington

    We're bringing many of our services closer to patients in South Northumberland by opening a brand new Healthcare & Diagnostic Centre at Manor Walks Shopping & Leisure, Cramlington.

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  • Blood on board experts trialing new technique

    Major trauma patients will soon benefit from yet another life-saving medical approach, as GNAAS begin to carry plasma on board its aircraft.

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    BOB Anniversary
  • Newcastle Health Academic Partners
    A new partnership which harnesses world-class expertise has been introduced to ensure patients in the North East continue to benefit from new treatments, diagnostics and prevention strategies.

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

The types of cancer affecting children are quite different from the cancers that affect teenagers and young adults (TYA); TYA cancers are different again from the types of cancer that typically affect adults aged 25+ Find out more here

Pioneering Kidney Transplant


A new technique to assess the likely success of a kidney transplant before it is peformed is being pioneered in Newcastle

Quality Account 2015-16

Quality Account 2015_16

The Trust has published its Quality Account for 2015-16 demonstrating our commitment to delivering care of the highest quality.

How knitting is helping Dementia Patients

Knitted Nurse

Knitters are needed to play a vital role in offering comfort to dementia sufferers in the North East. Find out how you can get involved.

Pioneering Stroke Trial in Newcastle


A 77 year old great-grandfather has become the first patient at Newcastle’s RVI to take part in the world’s first fully regulated clinical trial of direct stem cell therapy for strokes.

Sexual health

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We offer a full range of sexual health services at a variety of clinics across Newcastle, where you can make an appointment quickly and in complete confidence.

Stop smoking

Stop Smoking Service

Your local stop-smoking service is here to support you every step of the way. Find out how we can help you.

Diabetes Centre

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The Newcastle Diabetes Centre provides advice and support for people with diabetes.

Organ donation


One organ donor can give life to several people. The need for donors has never been greater so please register as a donor.

View all our health improvement services here

Accident and Emergency

Accident and Emergency

Accident and Emergency is for patients who require immediate, emergency medical attention due to a serious illness or injury. There is now a brand new specialist Emergency Department at the Royal Victoria Infirmary.

Walk in Centres

Our Walk-in Centres are for patients who have a minor injury or ailment and are based at the heart of your community.

Minor Injuries Unit

The Minor Injuries Unit is for patients who have a minor injury or ailment and is based at the RVI in the city centre.

Eye Casualty

Eye Casualty is for patients who have a minor injury or ailment affecting one or both of the eyes and is based at the RVI in the city centre.

Dental Emergency Clinic

The Dental Emergency Clinic is for patients in pain or have facial swelling or bleeding and is based at the Dental Hospital next to the RVI in the city centre.

Choose our services

Giving you choice about where you receive treatment is essential. You are free to choose the hospital where you want to be treated, so for details visit your treatment, your choice.

Northern Centre for Cancer Care

We aim to give patients the best possible chance to beat cancer and leukaemia.

Children's Services

The Great North Children's Hospital offers top-class children's services.

Walk-in centres

You can access healthcare in your community at our walk-in centres.

Services and treatments


Find out more about all our services and treatments.

Newcastle Hospitals performance

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You can find out how Newcastle Hospitals performs in a wide range of areas.

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