World-leading centre in Gateshead welcomes president

The state-of-the-art pathology hub in Gateshead has attracted national attention and hosted a visit from the UK’s leading pathology organisation.

Newcastle/Gateshead Falls Project Extended


A pilot project to help and treat elderly people who have fallen is to run for another year.

Our staff are here to help…not get hurt

The last couple of years has seen a rise in abusive behaviour against NHS staff in Gateshead so the hospital has released a number of new posters reminding the public that bad behaviour won’t be tolerated and can have serious consequences.

Chords on the wards at Gateshead

Patients and staff from QE Gateshead enjoyed a classical performance this week. The Royal Northern Sinfonia (RNS) gave an exclusive performance on one of the hospital’s older persons’ wards. 

Award honour for QE radiography team

CT team

A team of radiographers at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Gateshead has won a national award for their hard work and dedication to providing a round-the-clock service for patients.

Freedom to speak up award

Gateshead has won a national award for its commitment to making sure that staff are able to speak up when things go wrong.

Gateshead welcomes new chair

Alison Marshall has been appointed as the new chair of Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust, formally taking up the role last week.

Staff raise cash in memory of colleague

Fundraisers from the QE will be getting stuck into the muddy Newcastle Stampede Adventure Run later this month to raise money in memory of a much missed former colleague.

Choose the right NHS service for you

Our urgent and emergency services at the hospital are currently extremely busy so please only attend A&E if you need this service.

Gateshead businessman thanks off-duty NHS heroes

A Gateshead businessman paid an emotional visit to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital today (Friday October 4) to say a personal thank you to the NHS staff who saved his life when he suffered a cardiac arrest.


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