Broomfield Hospital

01245 362000 Court Road , Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 312 ratings for this hospital


Outside the new wing at Broomfield Hospital

Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute and community based services to a local population of approx 371,000. It also provides regional upper gastrointestinal (upper GI) surgical services, a national profile plastics service and regional head and neck services, in addition to a supra regional burns service (St Andrew's centre for plastic surgery and burns).

The Trust, based in the heart of Essex, employs over 3,800 staff and provides services from five sites in and around Chelmsford, Maldon, Braintree and Witham. However, the Trust’s estate has changed significantly with the opening of a new hospital wing.

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Broomfield Hospital

Tel: 01245 362000

Address: Court Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET



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Quality of service at Broomfield Hospital

This hospital is managed by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 338 responses. 4669 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 1613 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1714 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 1079 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

70%staff recommend this hospital for care. 338 responses. 4669 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

waiting for an appt. for 39 weeks!!!

Cannot actually give a review as I am still waiting to see a consultant last 39 weeks that is how long ago my GP referred me to them.

17 June 2019

excellent care again from Broomfield Hospital and it’s staff

suspected DVT .... after coming back to A&E a second time in excruciating pain I was dealt with by competent and helpful staff . My o...

13 June 2019

A recent out of hours visit.

My 3 year old daughter suffers from recurrent ear infections. She awoke in the evening screaming in pain with an earache. Whilst on the p...

12 June 2019


I attended A&E At 02:00 with severe pain following surgery. It was very busy with a five to six hour wait. The nurse who assessed me...

11 June 2019

Mixed experiences

I had day surgery. The maxillo facial clinic. The recovery staff after the operation were excellent and the pain relief was good. However...

11 June 2019

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Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust