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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

Low Vision Day

A wealth of help and advice will be available at DCH for people with poor eyesight on 16 May

New cycling group for people with diabetes

Our diabetes team are inviting people to join a new friendly low impact cycling group

'Park on my Drive' aims to ease hospital parking issues

DCH teams up with parking website as part of an effort to free up spaces on hospital site

New women's cancer support group launched

Television producer Philippa Clunes officially launches new support group for women with gynaecological cancers

High standards of stroke care at DCH

People suffering a stroke can be assured of high quality care at Dorset County Hospital

Top trauma care at DCH

Survival rates for patients with major injuries among the best in the country

Diabetes telephone helpline extended

People with diabetes urged to call helpline if concerned over the festive season

Hospital gears up for 175th anniversary celebrations

Volunteers needed for oral history project to mark hospital anniversary

Improved care for people with diabetes

Hospital pledges to further improve services for people with diabetes who have problems with their feet

DCH Emergency Department best in the country

Top score for DCH Emergency Department in national patient survey

DCH wins national customer service award

Hospital staff recognised with national WOW! Award for providing exceptional customer service

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

Better Together

SOS Pledge

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