Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

01244 365 000 The Countess Of Chester Health Park , Chester, Cheshire, CH2 1UL

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 9 ratings for this trust


The Countess of Chester Hospital is a 600-bed,single site general hospital situated on the outskirts of Chester.

The Trust has over 3,000 employees and provides acute emergency and elective services, primary care direct access services and obstetric services to a population of approximately 250,000 residents mainly in Chester and surrounding rural areas, Ellesmere Port and Neston and the Deeside area of Flintshire. More than 425,000 patients attend the hospital for treatment every year – ranging from a simple outpatient appointment to major cancer surgery. We are the main Trust serving Western Cheshire Primary Care Trust, and provide services to approximately 30% of the population covered by Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board in Wales. Welsh patients represent approximately one fifth of the workload of the Trust.

Our high clinical outcomes and standards were recognised in the award, for the twelfth consecutive year, of the 40Top Hospitals Award.

Latest reviews of this trust

stroke unit

A dear lady who spent her 100th birthday in this unit was so well cared for. The staff were attentive & kind explaining everything to...

27 May 2016

Left waiting for 7 hours without a drink or food

I was in A & E early this morning 25th April, the service in A & E was outstanding. I was moved eau for the night where I got little sle...

25 April 2016

Excellent from start to finish

Considering the nhs is under such a massive strain, the service my wife received during the birth of our little boy was outstanding. The ...

10 April 2016

My opinion of the hospital.

I have been in 14 different hospitals in my lifetime. The food here is good, the wyfy dreadful. My bone of contention is the attitude of ...

22 December 2015

My Cataract Operation

I was due to have my cataract op on 10/7/2015 in the afternoon and because of concerns with being able to lie flat for the op time. I wa...

20 July 2015

Quality of service at Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 24 July 2014.

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