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  • Our hospital is one of five highly specialised infectious diseases units capable of dealing with this illness

    You should not be concerned - there is no risk to other patients and visitors

    If you are concerned about your health and have travelled to or through China or other specified areas/countries please contact NHS 111.

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  • Coronavirus is a new respiratory illness that has not previously been seen in humans.

    If you have concerns you have symptoms ring NHS 111 for advice.

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  • Newcastle Hospitals declare climate emergency

    The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is joining an international movement to declare a climate emergency, becoming the first NHS trust in the UK to do so.

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  • Dame Jackie's Blog

    Welcome to my blog which gives me the opportunity to highlight and recognise some of the amazing achievements of our staff and initiatives to continually improve patient care

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  • Good Work is Good for You!

    We are the proud owners of the 'Better Health at Work Continuing Excellence Award' - raising awareness of the importance of being and staying healthy and encouraging our staff to use their experience to support others

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  • Leading stroke research

    Researchers at Newcastle Hospitals are leading the way in an international study which aims to help stroke patients regain hand movement and strength and have seen promising results

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  • Newcastle Hospitals rated best in the country

    The CQC has rated the Newcastle Hospitals 'Outstanding' - one of only five in the country and the largest NHS organization to receive the accolade twice

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  • Pass It On

    Did you know in spring 2020, the law around organ donation will change? We are proud to support the new 'Pass It On' campaign


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Coronavirus: latest information and advice

If you’re experiencing symptoms that concern you, Please don’t go to your GP practice or come to hospital. Please stay indoors, avoid contact with others and ring NHS 111 for advice.

New fruit and vegetable stall at Royal Victoria Infirmary

Fruit Heart

A new fruit and vegetable stall outside the RVI has been welcomed by patients and visitors as a healthy addition to the site

Help us develop our new website

Website survey

Please share your views with us and help us develop our new Trust website by completing this short survey

Breakthrough in understanding childhood cancer

Cancer Cells

Newcastle childhood cancer expert Professor Deborah Tweddle led a national study to understand how the disease progresses

Trust named top employer for LGBT inclusivity by Stonewall

Stonewall Top 100 Employer

The Trust was today ranked 40th nationally - the fifth highest in the region and the highest ranking new entry in the health and social care sector

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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