Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

Conor O'Neill


Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust provide a range of hospital and community services from our leading facilities. Our primary focus is on providing excellent health services to our local community.

Our strategic intent focuses on Women’s Health, Diagnostics and Outstanding hospital services.

Our strategic intent to become the Northern Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health is an ambition supported by the North East and North Cumbria Integrated Care Board (NENC ICB). It focuses on excellence and growth.

Our strategy focuses and builds on the excellent work of our clinical teams including our regional Gynae-oncology service, our regional screening services (breast, cervical, colposcopy, lung and bowel) supported by our regional pathology centre, our CQC rated Good maternity services, our IVF service, osteoporosis and many other services (acute and community).

Services we offer

  • Women's Health
  • Diagnostics
  • Screening services
  • Pathology
  • Acute Stroke Rehab

Support we offer

  • Real world evaluation (Secondary Care)
  • Specialist knowledge via access to Clinicians
  • Clinical trials engagement via R&D
  • Logistics/Procurement expertise via QEF
  • Peer review
  • Patient & Public feedback

Eligibility criteria

No specific eligibility requirement to access this support, however engagement should have a focus on at least one of the following:

  • Adding value for patients and staff in Secondary Care
  • Women’s Health
  • FemTech
  • Diagnostics
  • Interactive technologies
  • AI