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Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Telephone: 01872 250000
Address: Treliske, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3LQ
Website: http://www.rcht.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 297 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Royal Cornwall Hospital

Royal Cornwall Hospital NHS Trust (RCHT) is the principal provider of acute, specialist and community healthcare to the people of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

 

The Trust is a medium sized teaching District General Hospital, primarily providing services on its three hospital sites – Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance and St Michael’s Hospital in Hayle.

 

The services RCHT provide are highly valued by the local community and patients, and include:

Emergency and urgent care health services

Maternity and paediatric services

A range of specialist and community based services to provide for the health needs of people needing planned care.

 

RCHT’s ambition is clear - to provide safer, better, good value care as the preferred healthcare provider for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Tel: 01872 250000   Fax: 01872 252708

Address: Treliske, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3LQ

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

Email: pals.service@rcht.cornwall.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

This hospital is managed by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92% 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)

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

95% 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)

110% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.65% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

4.72% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1025 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 35 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

62%staff recommend this hospital for care. 263 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

43%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 263 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 182 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Total Hip replacement

My experience was the hard pressed team at Treliske are doing a great job in what i am sure can be a very challenging and frustrating po...

27 August 2015

Acute appendicitis

I was admitted into the Royal Cornwall Hospital with acute appendicitis on 23rd July. The operation was a complete success and the care...

16 August 2015

Taken by ambulances unexpectedly whilst on holiday!

I suffer with severe Crohn's disease and took a sudden unexpected turn for the worse at 4am in a holiday home whilst half way through my ...

15 August 2015

Excellent health care

I have recently been a patient at Treliske hospital, Eden Ward C3. I would like to say how excellent the care was while I was there. The ...

14 August 2015

89 year old man sent home at 2am

Father in law had a mini-stroke in the afternoon and was taken to Treliske by ambulance. After being left in a corridor until the evening...

13 August 2015

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Last updated on 16 April 2013.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust