About CCHChester County Hospital, which is part of Penn Medicine, is dedicated to the health and well-being of the people in Chester County, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding areas. 

The hospital is a 309-bed inpatient complex in West Chester, PA. Its outpatient services extend to satellite locations in nearby Exton, West Goshen, New Garden, Jennersville and Kennett Square. 

Chartered in 1892 as a 10-bed dispensary, the hospital has been serving Chester County and its surrounding communities for more than 125 years. In 2013, Chester County Hospital joined the University of Pennsylvania Health System as part of its ongoing effort to provide the most progressive services available.

Chester County Hospital offers an array of inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services, including interventional heart and vascular services, open heart surgery, advanced spine surgery, general, orthopaedic and oncology surgery, oncology, radiation oncology and comprehensive maternal/infant health services. The hospital also offers home health and hospice care; occupational and employee health care; professional and technical education; outpatient laboratory; radiology and physical therapy services; prenatal care and gynecological care for all women, including the underserved; and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation.

True to its commitment to providing ways for people to maintain a healthy life, Chester County Hospital offers a broad scope of high quality health education programs to the community. Physician lectures give people the opportunity to meet the medical staff and learn about important health concerns. A wide variety of wellness programs and services that address specific life cycle needs and chronic health conditions are also regularly available. Cardiovascular, cancer, blood pressure, osteoporosis and other screenings are offered throughout the year to help identify risk at an early stage. Support groups offer individuals with specific health conditions the opportunity to share their experiences with others and learn from an experienced professional about how to manage and cope with health problems.

In This Section

President's Message

Chester County Hospital President and CEO Michael J. Duncan extends his greetings to you.

Vision and Values

Our unique vision and values are the key to Chester County Hospital's success, our physicians' and nurses' excellence and our employees' commitment to quality.

Penn Medicine Connection

Hospital patients continue to receive the same quality care for which the hospital has always been known while benefiting from the medical advances and innovation inherent to Penn Medicine.

Governance and Senior Management

Meet the members of our Boards, Medical Staff leadership and senior management team for Chester County Hospital.

Accreditations and Affiliations

Chester County Hospital is fully accredited with all the major medical accreditation authorities, is a member of leading medical organizations and has strong relationships with many institutions of higher education.

CHOP Affiliation

We are proud to be an affiliate of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Care Network.

Hospital History

Since 1892, Chester County Hospital has been serving Chester County and its surrounding communities. In 2017, the hospital celebrates its 125th year.


Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, the entire Chester County Hospital family has been giving their all - 24/7. We honor the hard work of our CCH team and generous support of our local community, as well as offer useful information and resources to help us all through this difficult time.

Chester County Hospital Expansion Project

In Spring of 2017, Chester County Hospital broke ground on the largest expansion effort in its history. Learn more about how this exciting project will impact the people of Chester County, PA!


Our nurses have achieved Magnet® recognition, which is like receiving an Olympic gold or a Nobel prize for the field of nursing. When you are a patient in a Magnet® hospital, you're in a place with a proven commitment to improving quality and safety patient satisfaction.

Award-Winning Care

Chester County Hospital is continually recognized, honored and awarded for medical excellence and meeting and exceeding health care standards.

Commitment to Quality

At Chester County Hospital, we have processes in place to ensure the delivery of safe and top quality care to our patients.

Community Health Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan

Building upon our longstanding mission to improve the health of the community, Chester County Hospital develops and releases a comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment and corresponding Community Health Implementation Plan every three years.

Serving Our Community

Chester County Hospital is committed to making Chester County a community in which all individuals can be healthy and empowered to manage their health. The hospital's 2019 Community Benefit Report highlights just some of the ways we are achieving this goal.

Patient and Family Advisory Council

The Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) is dedicated to improving the quality and safety of patient and family care at Chester County Hospital and promoting an organizational culture that is person and family-centered. The Council is comprised of former patients, family members, and CCH employees.

Disclaimer and Privacy Practices

Important information about this website and your privacy.

Celebrating 125 Years of Service

For the past 125 years, Chester County Hospital has been rooted in its mission to be the leading provider of care in the region and a national model for quality, service excellence and fiscal stewardship.

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