Gateshead shortlisted for national award

QE Gateshead
has been shortlisted for the CHKS Top Hospitals programme national patient experience award 2019.

Gateshead celebrates pregnancy and childbirth

Families and NHS staff have been coming together to help celebrate pregnancy, childbirth and parenthood as part of the International Day of the midwife in Gateshead.

Nurses take over social media

To celebrate international nurse day and help with the NHS recruitment drive we handed over the official QE social media profiles to Gateshead nurses yesterday.

End of an era as one of QE Gateshead's longest serving members of staff retires

QE Gateshead said goodbye and thank you to one of our longest serving members of staff who retires after 40 years.

Pharmacy Department uses innovative digital technology to deliver excellence

Over the last 3 years Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust has rapidly deployed a fully integrated digitalised medicines system across the organisation.

QE Patients are giving support to stop smoking one text at a time

QE patients who smoke and want to quit now have access to a new Smoking Cessation Service, which is a behavioural change text message service that is designed to give daily ‘nudges’ of motivation and advice that can give them the support they need when they need it.

Nurses focusing on quality care at QE hospital

An NHS scheme in Gateshead to improve the quality of patient care, as well as increase staff motivation, has been singled out for praise by the national healthcare regulator.

International Day of the Midwife

Join us on Friday 3rd May to help celebrate pregnancy, childbirth and parenthood as part of the International Day of the midwife in Gateshead.

This will be a fantastic opportunity for you to:

Tell us about your Gateshead Angel

The Angel of the North is probably the most famous landmark in the North East but now we’re asking you to tell us about your own Gateshead Angels.

We want you to nominate your own healthcare heroes as part of our annual staff awards scheme.

We’re improving X-rays at Blaydon

Work on installing a brand new x-ray machine at Blaydon is set to start soon and may have an impact on your service.


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