Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 279 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)

91% 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)

108% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

117% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 609 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 269 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

6767% staff recommend this hospital for care. 411 responses. 5007 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

4949% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 411 responses. 5007 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 313 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

Admission whilst on holiday

I was unfortunately an emergency admission to this hospital whilst on holiday. Having come "out of the the other end", I can sa...

26 September 2016

Delivery suite Exceeded expectations by far

At 12 days overdue I was induced. Unfortunately my experience of the day unit where induction was commenced was short staffed and the bui...

24 September 2016

Nurse dismissing symptoms even dismissing medical evidence

Due to collapsing in the street from breathlessness – taken to ED as a precaution some time in August 2016 having been given a diagnosis ...

23 September 2016

Fabulous surgeon

I am a bonafide needle and hospital phobic and left my shoulder become extremely painful before I sought help. I refused to have the dye ...

22 September 2016

more cardiac delays

We have had may dealings with this hospital recently, most of them excellent, but having had a cardiac monitor to wear for a week over tw...

20 September 2016

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Last updated on 16 April 2013.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust