Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 14 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

I thought I was in a private hospial

The best treatment I have ever had was at coch, Had to go in for a biopsy under a general anaesthetic I couldn’t believe the extent that ...

31 August 2019

Colonoscopy department

I had a colonoscopy yesterday, April 24th 2019. During my time in the department I came into contact with at least eight members of staff...

25 April 2019

Not actually treated for acid reflux

I suffered acid reflux and dizziness which I tried to treat with over the counter medicines but became concerned when I was still sufferi...

25 January 2019

Christmas day visit

Yesterday afternoon our 19 months old son had such a high temperature we have never saw before (not going down with paracetamol) pairing ...

26 December 2018

All maternity staff

I can't fault the care I received from all the staff on the maternity ward and labour suite. I had my baby in late 2017 and I was treated...

26 September 2018

Last updated on 24 July 2014.

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