When choosing a hospital we know what matters, we know that:
You want healthcare closer to home
Our hospital is conveniently located on the outskirts of Chelmsford with plenty of free parking onsite. We also offer outreach clinics in Southend and Brentwood enabling you access to our expert consultants and diagnostics close to home.
You want to see a leading expert
We are proud to work with over 200 of the most experienced and qualified consultants locally, most of whom also have substantive posts within the NHS. Our consultants are supported by a team of highly skilled and friendly nursing staff who have your care and comfort as their highest priority and our Resident Medical Officer who is on site 24 hours a day. Therefore you can be reassured that there is always medical expertise to hand.
You want to look and feel good
We are continually investing in our technology and facilities, not least with the opening of our new Oncology Centre in 2016 and a hospital expansion and redevelopment in 2017. We pride ourselves on our excellent surgical outcomes and were ranked fourth in the UK for the best patient outcomes following hip replacement surgery in 2014/15 for all private and NHS hospitals.
You want a hospital that’s been recommended
We are renowned for our friendly and personalised care. In fact 97% of patients would recommend us to family or friends and were rated as the ‘Patients’ Choice 2017’ by Private Healthcare UK for a fourth time.
You want to feel safe
We are a fully equipped hospital with 24/7 care and NO reported MRSA in over six years, to find out more please download our 2015/16 Quality Summary. We have over 30 years’ experience since the hospital first opened in 1987 and are part of Ramsay Health Care, an Australian company with over 200 hospitals located across the world and the UK.
You want to know we can help if you need us
We offer a full range of hospital services and treatments including diagnostics, orthopaedics, general surgery, men and women's health as well a specialist services such as cancer care, Private GP services and cosmetic surgery. Please see Our Treatments for a full list.
You want to use your health insurance
We work alongside all of the major health insurers including BUPA, AXA-PPP, Aviva, Vitality Health, WPA and Cigna. So, just remember to tell your GP you have private health insurance and ask to be referred to Springfield Hospital.
You want to pay for your own treatment
We offer competitive all-inclusive prices, wherever possible, designed to cover all nursing and medical care, the hospital stay and consultants’ fees. This gives you the peace of mind of knowing that the confirmed price is all you’ll ever pay as everything you need is covered.
You want it to be hassle-free
Our friendly Appointment Finder team are on hand to help find the most appropriate expert and soonest available appointment for you. And, you don’t always need a referral from you GP, particularly if you are paying for yourself. Just call us on 01245 234 000.
You want to choose Springfield Hospital!
If you are an NHS patient you may still be able to have your treatment at Springfield Hospital. This is possible because we can offer certain services and treatments under the NHS' Choose and Book scheme. This is a Department of Health initiative to give patient's choice. Please speak to your GP or for more information see the NHS Choices website.