Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 12 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

Provision at A and E Chester countess

Having been advised by NHS direct to get my husband to a and E within 2 hours , I duly brought him to and e . He was booked in at 10.20 ....

12 September 2017

Excellent Care

I attended the A&E Department at The Countess of Chester on Sat 19th August. The department seemed exceptionally busy The process f...

26 August 2017

A&E/Stroke/Radiology teams worked together & saved my son

My 21 year old son suddenly became unwell and drifted into unconsciousness ... the paramedic car and ambulance arrived quickly and identi...

4 August 2017

Amazing care and compassion

I took my daughter to A&E as she had a rash that didn't disappear. I was taken to the children's ward on the 27th of June. My daughte...

3 July 2017

Breast care

Had a mid afternoon appointment,I was early but was seen straight away,receptionist was very friendly which makes you feel relaxed in an ...

20 March 2017

Quality of service at Countess Of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 24 July 2014.

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