Hospitals

We provide services in the hospital, the community and at people's homes. The sites we operate from include Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Blaydon Urgent Treatment Centre and Bensham Hospital.

Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust operates from a number of sites, including the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Blaydon Urgent Treatment Centre and Bensham Hospital, all of which are based in Gateshead.

Our state-of-the-art facilities include a £32m Emergency Care Centre, a £12m Pathology centre of excellence and the beautifully-designed Peter Smith Surgery Centre.

Entrance into Bensham hospital

Bensham Hospital

We provide our community services from Bensham Hospital. Services available at this hospital includes occupational therapy, psychology and school services.
Entrance to Blaydon Urgent Treatment Centre

Blaydon Urgent Treatment Centre

Blaydon Urgent Treatment Centre provides walk-in appointments and care for minor injuries and ailments, as well as emergency contraception.
Visiting the QE Hospital in Gateshead

Do not visit the hospital if you think you may have COVID-19

Visitors are welcome, but please do not attend if you are unwell and have any symptoms of coronavirus, cold or flu, or vomiting and diarrhoea.

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