John Radcliffe Hospital

01865 741166 Headley Way, Headington , Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 9DU

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 287 ratings for this hospital

Accident and emergency services

This Department is managed by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


01295 229412

The Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust has emergency departments at the John Radcliffe Hospital and Horton General Hospital.  Both are open 24 hours a day.

The John Radcliffe also has a Children's emergency department which is open from 10.00am until 8.00pm.

Opening times

Monday 00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday 00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday 00:00 - 23:59
Thursday 00:00 - 23:59
Friday 00:00 - 23:59
Saturday 00:00 - 23:59
Sunday 00:00 - 23:59

Last verified on 11/02/2016

Things you should know

On arrival, go to reception give them your name and address, your date of birth, why you are attending and the name of your GP. You will be triaged by a nurse who will assess your injuries. You will be seen as soon as possible, by medical priority.


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Latest reviews of this service

If you have a physical medical problem, the JR is ok.

If you have a mental health problem, dementia or any other problem that leaves you mentally impaired ( I am talking about long term issue...

30 January 2016

Great A&E and excellent follow-up care

I visited A&E on 24th October after breaking my wrist. After a 2hr wait, I was very quickly processed given an x-ray, a temporary pla...

28 January 2016

Chest Pains at 0300

I attended the JR A&E dept on the 21st of December with chest pains. Both myself and my wife were very stressed. The staff were court...

31 December 2015

A worry

I was taken to A&E with a possible neck and spine injury and had a neck brace and was strapped to the bed. I was left by the doors of A&...

16 December 2015

Very efficient; Excellent care

Arrived 6.00 on a Sunday morning (fortunately a very quiet time in A&E) with 91 yr old father in law in great discomfort/pain as not able...

13 December 2015

Last updated on 11 February 2016.

Information supplied by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust