West Cornwall Hospital (Penzance)

01736 874000 St Clare Street , Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2PF
http://www.royalcornwall.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 70 ratings for this hospital

Overview

West Cornwall Hospital

West Cornwall Hospital is an acute diagnostic and treatment centre.  It provides in-patient and day care treatments and surgery, as well as supporting diagnostic and therapy services and a wide range of outpatient clinics.

The hospital has a 24 hour Urgent Care Centre - see Departments and Services section for details (listed under A&E).

A full Emergency Department (A&E) service is provided at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro.

Contact details, map and directions

West Cornwall Hospital (Penzance)

Tel: 01736 874000   Fax: 01736874081

Address: St Clare Street, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2PF

Website: http://www.royalcornwall.nhs.uk

Email: rcht.patientexperience@nhs.net

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Departments and services

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

Quality of service at West Cornwall Hospital (Penzance)

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

96.18% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

97.70% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

99.19% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

99.06% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 98 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 7 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71staff recommend this hospital for care. 318 responses. 5247 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

53staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 318 responses. 5247 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 470 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Wonderful

There is nothing much we can add but our sincere thanks to all the Wonderful helpful caring people we will be truly grateful to you all.....

13 August 2017

Fibroid removal.

I had a significant fibroid removed by the team in the surgical department! Was extremely anxious about having a general anethstetic, but...

11 August 2017

Opening Times

I searched the internet last night to find the opening times for this unit. Finally found the relevant page. But I was in a panic with ...

31 July 2017

West Cornwall Urgent Care

I couldn't have asked for better treatment, we could not of had better treatment anywhere, when we arrived there were patients everywhere...

4 July 2017

First class service

First class service, prompt friendly and very helpful staff , looked after and cared for my son in the service one would hope for , shame...

2 July 2017

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Last updated on 01 August 2012.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust