Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

We provide a range of health and care services to support the more than 500,000 people living in Northumberland and North Tyneside.

Our vision is to be a leader in the provision of sustainable healthcare, improving the environment in our region to ensure that our patients, staff and all of our communities have improved health outcomes.

The trust is proud to have won the best carbon reduction category at the Investors in the Environment (iiE) Awards which recognise organisations’ sustainability achievements.

Across hospitals and community sites in Northumberland and North Tyneside, Northumbria Healthcare achieved an annual reduction of 6,440 tonnes of CO2e (carbon dioxide equivalent) based on energy, waste and travel. This was a 17% reduction from the previous year with energy consumption being cut by almost half