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Our geography

Health and care services in Northumberland serve over 320,000 people and cover one of the largest geographic and most rural areas of England.  We have a higher than average elderly population and contrasting areas of affluence and deprivation.

11 GP

practices
x

64,281

population
x
Hospital based services at Alnwick, Berwick and Rothbury community hospitals x
Specialist consultant-led emergency care seven days a week at 'The Northumbria' x

14 GP

practices
x

79,597

population
x
Integrated health and social care scheme at Haltwhistle War Memorial Hospital x
Hospital services at Hexham General Hospital including 24/7 urgent care centre x
Specialist consultant-led emergency care seven days a week at 'The Northumbria' x
Ferndene, Prudhoe – inpatient facility for young people with complex health, behavioural and emotional needs including those with a learning disability x

9 GP

practices
x

92,002

population
x
Local clinics at Morpeth NHS Centre x
Hospital based services at Wansbeck General Hospital including 24/7 urgent care centre x
Specialist consultant-led emergency care seven days a week at 'The Northumbria' x
Mental health services at Northgate and St George’s Park in Morpeth x

10 GP

practices
x

85,102

population
x
Hospital based services at Wansbeck General Hospital x
Specialist consultant-led emergency care seven days a week at 'The Northumbria' x