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 292 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)

111% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

108% 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

47%staff recommend this hospital for care. 474 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

25%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 474 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

brain scan

I have been to see the the doctor in the hospital twice now and have been told the same answer twice regarding that there is no serious s...

2 August 2015

Rude ward staff

Had a baby here in July and the midwives up on delivery were fantastic I cannot fault them, there a credit to the hospital, it was when t...

30 July 2015

Trauma 2 Ward

Following a cycle crash I was transferred from Penzance to RCHT for surgery. The first person I met was a young doctor who had assesses m...

30 July 2015

paediatrics

When our little 4 year old grandaughter was visiting from New York we had to take her into paediatrics with a high temp and sore throat. ...

28 July 2015

Cancer Care

My mother, Mrs Ann Jenkin, was admitted as an emergency patient, following complication with her Chemotherapy. She quickly declined and ...

26 July 2015

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Last updated on 16 April 2013.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust