Springfield Hospital is part of Ramsay Health Care UK, one of the leading independent healthcare providers in England.
The hospital has an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare for patients with health insurance, patients who are self-funding treatment or NHS patients exercising choice through the e-referral system.
By investing in the latest advanced medical technology, we offer a wide range of treatments and services. We care for patients from initial outpatient consultation and diagnostic scanning through to surgical treatment and recovery.
We are proud to be in partnership with some of the most qualified and experienced Consultants, along with dedicated staff who are highly trained and pride themselves on maintaining the highest levels of patient care to encourage a full and speedy recovery.
We very much look forward to welcoming you to Springfield hospital where you can be sure to receive the highest standard of patient care.
Springfield Hospital, Lawn Lane, Springfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7GU
Springfield Hospital is situated in a semi-rural location on the outskirts of Chelmsford. It is accessible via train or bus service with Chelmsford train station being 10 minutes distance away by car and bus routes stopping directly outside of the hospital. Parking is free at Springfield Hospital*
Happicabs - 01245 443 443 or Chelmsford Taxis - 01245 335 555
*Please note that Springfield Hospital has installed a number plate recognition system to prevent unauthorised users from parking and occupying valuable spaces intended for patients. This is administered by an external company and Springfield Hospital does not profit from any penalty charges. To avoid a parking charge, please register your number plate upon arrival at the hospital using one of the tablets located in the departments you are visiting. This includes blue badge holders. If you are leaving your car overnight, please advise a member of our main reception team.
Springfield Hospital also offers outreach clinics at Chartwell Hospital in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex and Brentwood Community Hospital, Essex. These clinics are ideal for patients from Southend or Brentwood and the surrounding areas, enabling access to our expert consultants and diagnostics closer to home, only travelling to Springfield should inpatient procedure be needed.
For appointments at these clinics please contact Springfield Hospital on 01245 234040 where our Appointments Team will offer a choice of appointment sites based on your needs and location.
Friends and relatives of NHS patients are welcome to visit between 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm, self-funded patients between 9am - 8pm.
We ask that all visitors report to the ward reception first, so that we can ensure visits do not disturb patient care. We are currently only permitting one visitor at any time.
We do ask that you be considerate to others in the hospital. Lots of noise and many people can be very distressing to some patients. Please respect their need for rest and privacy. Children are very welcome but they must be supervised by an adult at all times.
This Quality Account is Springfield Hospital’s annual report to the public and other stakeholders about the quality of the services we provide. It presents our achievements in terms of clinical excellence, effectiveness, safety and patient experience and demonstrates that our managers, clinicians and staff are all committed to providing continuous, evidence based, quality care to those people we treat. It will also show that we regularly scrutinise every service we provide with a view to improving it and ensuring that our patient’s treatment outcomes are the best they can be. It will give a balanced view of what we are good at and what we need to improve on.
All of our patients can be assured of the quality of the hospital and its Consultants by referring to the hospitals quality report here.
All Ramsay Health Care Hospitals are audited by the Care Quality Commission. The Care Quality Commission take responsibility for the registration and inspection of private and voluntary healthcare establishments, including independent hospitals.
Being part of a responsible, global healthcare provider widely respected for a strong reputation of delivering safe, high quality, patient centered care with positive outcomes is something we are incredibly proud of in Ramsay Health Care UK.
Our company ethos "People caring for people" means that every single day our teams selflessly put our patients' needs before their own to help deliver quick access to treatment, so you and your family do not have to worry and wait.
With more than 2500 consultants throughout the UK, you can opt for a specialist in the treatment you require. They will remain dedicated to your care throughout your stay and follow-up consultations.
Full adherence to all guidance issued from professional organisations including the Government and Public Health England.
We can provide access to a dedicated member of staff to talk through any concerns you may have prior to attending hospital.
Our hospitals are ensuring we have as many free car parking spaces available for our patients as possible.
Healthy working relationships lead to positive outcomes for all. We look out for the people we work with, and we respect and recognise them. Strong healthy relationships are the foundation of our stakeholder loyalty.
We do things the right way. We enjoy our work and take pride in our achievements. We are not afraid to challenge the status quo to find better ways.
Maintaining sustainable levels of profitability is only part of our success. We prioritise long term success over short term financial gains because we care about our people, our community and our planet.