Welcome to foreign patients

About Us

CHPC is one of the largest non-university Hospital Center in Normandy, particularly in terms of capacity.
It has 1,114 beds + places of dialysis and radiotherapy, spread over 2 sites (Cherbourg & Valognes).
It employs more than 2,000 professionals, including 160 physicians.
It has a SMUR ("mobile intensive care units" - MICU).
CHPC serves a catchment area of 100,000 inhabitants and is the referral hospital for more than 200,000 people. Among its other duties include teaching (the hospital receives many internal medicine, nursing students, aides and other paramedics) but also Research, Biology & Pathology and Medical Imagery.


Centre Hospitalier Public du Cotentin (CHPC)
Cherbourg & Valognes Hospitals
BP 208 - 50102 Cherbourg-en-Cotentin
Tel : 0033 233 207 000

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Be carefull !

Don't forget to bring :

  • identity papers (national identity card, passport, resident card, residency permit),
  • European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), if you have one.

Clinical centers

  • Adult surgery center (open 24h a day and 7 days a week)
  • Emergency center - Anesthesia
  • Cardiology Neurology Unit
  • Oncology Specialties
  • Unit & Medical Specialties - Internal Medicine
  • Woman Mother Child Unit, with high level Maternity
  • Division of Geriatrics

Medical Support

  • Biology & Pathology, Medical Imagery, Physiotherapy Unit

Available Treatments

  • Accident and Emergency
  • Aids/HIV
  • Cancer
  • Cataract surgery
  • Children & babies
  • Degenerative Diseases
  • Dermatology
  • Diagnostics
  • Dialysis Unit
  • Digestive system disorders
  • Drug and alcohol problems
  • Ear nose and throat disorders
  • Eye disorders
  • Geriatrics
  • Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • Head, neck and oral disorders
  • Imaging and Nuclear Medicine
  • Infections
  • Intensive Care
  • Liver disorders
  • Neurological disorders
  • Obesity and Eating disorders
  • Older people healthcare
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Rehabilitation
  • Respiratory disorders
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep disorders
  • Speech and language problems
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Tropical diseases