East Cheshire NHS Trust

Telephone: 01625 421000
Address: Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 3BL
Website: http://www.eastcheshire.nhs.uk

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Overview

Macclesfield Hospital

East Cheshire NHS Trust will deliver the best care in the right place. This applies not only to the population of Cheshire, but also to neighboring areas including Stockport, High Peak and North Staffordshire.

East Cheshire NHS Trust was established in 2002, and operates three hospitals - in Macclesfield, Knutsford and Congleton. Macclesfield District General Hospital was purpose-built in the early 1980s to replace a much older infirmary.

East Cheshire NHS Trust is an integrated community and acute Trust, providing healthcare across central and eastern Cheshire and surrounding areas. The Trust provides health services in its hospitals, in people’s homes and in community locations – and with over 3,500 dedicated staff, it serves a local population of around 470,000 people. Together our community and hospital services can deliver safe, effective health care to patients at the right time and in the right place, wherever they’re located.

Quality is at the core of our mission and vision statements, and underpins our organisational values, strategic objectives and transformation plan.

Our community health services include; district nursing, health visiting, intermediate care, occupational therapy and physiotherapy, community dental services, speech and language therapy and palliative care. Hospital services include Accident and Emergency care and emergency surgery; elective surgery in many specialties; maternity and cancer services.

These services are delivered through a Clinical Business Group Structure. The Business

Groups are:

  1. Acute Care
  2. Families and Wellbeing and
  3. Community.

We also provide a number of hospital services in partnership with other local Trusts and private providers, including pathology, urology and renal dialysis services.

Departments and services

East Cheshire NHS Trust provides a full range of general acute secondary care hospital services and community services through a Clinical Business Group structure. These are,


1. Acute Care Business Group


2. Community Business Group - East Locality and South and Vale Royal Locality


3. Families and Wellbeing Business Group

Latest reviews of this trust

The standard of care within the Macmillan Resource Centre at Macclesfield is...

The standard of care within the Macmillan Resource Centre at Macclesfield is excellent. Staff attitudes are markedly different from the ...

3 November 2009

Quality of service at East Cheshire NHS Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 01 July 2014.

Information supplied by East Cheshire NHS Trust