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John Radcliffe Hospital

Important: major delays

Major County Council roadworks in Headington are having a significant impact on traffic to all our Oxford hospitals at all times of the day.

Contact details

Headley Way, Headington,
Oxford OX3 9DU
Tel: 0300 304 7777

About the hospital

The John Radcliffe Hospital (JR) is Oxfordshire's main accident and emergency site. The JR provides acute medical and surgical services including trauma, intensive care and cardiothoracic services. It is situated in Headington, about three miles east of Oxford city centre. It is the largest of the Trust's hospitals, covering around 66 acres, and includes:

The John Radcliffe site also houses many departments of Oxford University Medical School, is home to the George Pickering Education Centre and base for most medical students who are trained throughout the Trust.

The Emergency Department was redesigned in 2004 and judged the best designed hospital building in the country, in the Department of Health's national Annual Building Better Healthcare Awards 2004.

Patient information booklet

Patient information booklet (pdf)Patient information booklet (pdf)

DEPARTMENTS AND SERVICES