Your guide to choosing the right NHS service in South Tyneside and Sunderland

16th June 2022

There are lots of different NHS services, so we know it can be difficult to understand which health care service is right for you. That’s why we have created this handy leaflet to help you understand what services are available to you.

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Emergency Department doctors take to the skies as TV show follows their lifesaving work

10th June 2022

Hospital doctors who devote days to flying with the Great North Air Ambulance are being followed by the new series of a prime time television programme.

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Community nursing gets healthy reception at conference

1st June 2022

Developments in the education and training of community nurses which make a difference to patients’ lives, were at the heart of a health trust conference.

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Hospitals get ready to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

1st June 2022

Our Chief Executive Ken Bremner MBE has recalled his memories of a visit from the Queen as our hospital Trust prepares to mark her Platinum Jubilee.

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Carers Week shines a light on project which highlights important role of carers in hospital care

1st June 2022

We are backing a national awareness week as we launch a new Carer's Pass which sees us team up to to provide the best care for patients.

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Get ready for the Jubilee weekend and #DoYourBit to support NHS services

31st May 2022

The four-day Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend is almost here and local NHS staff are calling on the public to do their bit by staying safe while enjoying the celebrations.

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Emergency Department team urges people to crown the Jubilee Bank Holiday in style by celebrating safely

24th May 2022

One of our Emergency Service consultants has joined forces with NHS services across the region to urge people to #DoYourBit to prepare for the busy four-day weekend.

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Neonatal Unit takes first step towards global standard to give babies the best start

23rd May 2022

Our Neonatal Unit has made the first move towards reaching an international standard as they work to give little ones the strongest start in life.

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Tea parties serve up thanks to NHS volunteers to celebrate their support

20th May 2022

A celebratory afternoon tea has been served up to volunteers to thank them for their dedication.

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Plan your prescriptions plea as hospital teams urge patients to prepare for Jubilee Bank Holiday

18th May 2022

Patients are being asked to make sure they have plenty of medication in stock to see them through the Jubilee Bank Holiday as the four-day celebration nears.

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