Welcome to the Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust website.

You will find information here about the services we provide and what to expect from a visit to hospital.

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Latest news

Our Facebook and Twitter Pages

Get regular updates about what's going on at DCH through Facebook facebook.com/DCHFT and Twitter twitter.com/DCHFT

Hospital text reminder service working well

Text reminder service for patients cuts the number of missed appointments

Hand surgery helps author's dream come true

Dorset author overcomes the challenges of rheumatoid arthritis to publish novels

Fundraiser officially opens new low-risk birth room

Mum opens new 'home from home' birth room named in her honour

New endoscopy unit is officially opened

New and improved endoscopy suite officially opened by founding consultant

Leading the way in pacemaker technology

Cardiac patients are now being offered the very latest in pacemaker technology

Double dose of good news for maternity unit

Maternity team celebrate excellence accolade and funding win

National Emergency Laparotomy Audit (NELA)

Information leaflet for patients

Safeguarding Children Declaration

Dorset County Hospital's commitment to safeguarding children

Privacy and Dignity - Same Sex Accommodation

Ensuring privacy and dignity for all our patients

SOS Pledge

Two Ticks NHS Constitution Click here to find out how to join the organ donor register