Essex County Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 40 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

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

73%staff recommend this hospital for care. 109 responses. 4501 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

61%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 109 responses. 4501 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 394 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Very reassuring and helpful service

I was referred by my GP and had an appointment within a week. Although the clinic was running late, we were kept fully informed of waitin...

12 March 2018

Eye operation

I have today had a follow up appointment from eye surgery yesterday. As I had to travel from Harwich again in horrendous snowy conditions...

28 February 2018

My cataract surgery review

I found with both my cataract operations at short notice, were very satisfactory. The staff were very nice and kind. My appointments be...

22 January 2018

Excellent Service

I am amazed at the wonderful service I received for a pre cataract operation. I was seen on time and all three members of staff were ver...

12 January 2018

Opthalmology Appointments

Tried to call the Opthalmology Appointments the two numbers they publish to call on are continually engaged. There papers state if you c...

9 January 2018

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Last updated on 23 July 2015.

Information supplied by Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust