Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 323 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: rcht.pals@nhs.net

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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)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

104% 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. 314 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 286 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

64%staff recommend this hospital for care. 222 responses. 5186 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 222 responses. 5186 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 411 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

Professional Care

On Wed 19th April I was admitted to A&E at RCH Truro with a suspected stroke. First the ambulance staff were simply superb in the way the...

20 April 2017

Waiting time

We are holidaying in Cornwall and I bought my son in to A&E before 7am as he had abdominal pains. 6 hours later and we have still not...

15 April 2017

heart attack 30/05/13

I had a major heart attack and one of my visitor (I own a b & b) rang for an ambulance, which arrived 3 minutes later. The ambulance peop...

13 April 2017

Excellent service

I was holidaying in Cornwall last week and suffered a retinal detachment. I was offered an emergency appt to confirm the diagnosis within...

12 April 2017

Initial care exemplary.

My husband was brought into A&E yesterday suffering from cheat pains etc. His initial transfer by the ambulance crew and his care through...

11 April 2017

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Last updated on 16 April 2013.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust