St Luke's Hospital, Middlesbrough

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Coordinates: 54°33′11″N 1°12′47″W / 54.553°N 1.213°W / 54.553; -1.213

St Luke's Hospital, Middlesbrough
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys Foundation Trust
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Geography
Location Middlesbrough, North East England, England, United Kingdom
Organisation
Care system Public NHS
Hospital type Mental Health
Services
Emergency department No Accident & Emergency
History
Founded 1853
Closed 2010
Links
Lists Hospitals in England

St Luke's Hospital was a psychiatric hospital in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England. The building provided a range of services for adults and older people with mental health problems and learning disabilities. It also contained the regional medium secure psychiatric unit in a modern building to the rear of the hospital called the Hutton Centre. In addition it also housed an adolescent unit for the assessment and treatment of youngsters with psychological/psychiatric problems. The 1,010 bed James Cook University Hospital was built within the grounds of St Luke's Hospital. It was built from 1893–1898 and was first named Middlesbrough Borough Asylum.

The building was demolished in 2010 to make way for the new Roseberry Park facility, with more than 300 inpatient beds.[1] Like St Luke's, Roseberry Park is currently run by the Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust, which also runs the modern West Park Hospital in Darlington and Lanchester Road Hospital in Durham.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Judd, Sarah (1 April 2010). "Middlesbrough mental health site ready". Evening Gazette. Retrieved 27 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust". Retrieved 27 August 2012.