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Our performance

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As a Trust we deliver around 5,500 babies a year, mums have ranked our maternity services in the top 5 nationally and we pride ourselves on being the Trust of choice for thousands of expectant mothers.


Our reputation is built on our family-centred approach and as we continually strive to enhance the maternity service we deliver to the population of County Durham and Darlington and the surrounding areas.

'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough - could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'

Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community Hospital