Essex County Hospital

01206 747474 Lexden Road , Colchester, Essex, CO3 3NB

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 45 ratings for this hospital


Essex County Hospital entrance

We will make every effort to ensure you receive the very best treatment, care and attention, whoever you are and whatever reason you have for being at our hospital.

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Essex County Hospital

Tel: 01206 747474   Fax: 01206 744654

Address: Lexden Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3NB



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Quality of service at Essex County Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

66staff recommend this hospital for care. 306 responses. 4220 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

43staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 306 responses. 4220 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 387 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Breast clinic

I just wanted to say what a positive experience I had at my appointment at the breast clinic. My GP referred me and the appointment came ...

22 June 2017

Still waiting and have been since March for a referral

Still waiting for my son who is 4 to get an appointment since March he has sever blocked ears my health visiter and doctor have both sent...

19 June 2017

Children in Opthalmology

Today I went to take my Grandson for an appointment in the ophthalmology department to check his eye sight after several experiences with...

16 June 2017

Very caring staff for Nuclear Body Scan.

I took my elderly father for an appointment here, as he is very frail I bought his wheelchair. We did have to wait for a space in the car...

14 June 2017

Still waiting for an appointment!

I have a one year old who is waiting for an appointment, the referral was sent via the GP as urgent but then down graded by the consultan...

28 May 2017

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust