West Cornwall Hospital (Penzance)

01736 874000 St Clare Street , Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2PF

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 66 ratings for this hospital


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

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

61%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1981 responses. 5453 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 808 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 54 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 9 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

75%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1981 responses. 5453 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Vascular surgery, Surgical Unit day case

I developed vascular eczema from my dickie veins and was told that having them zapped was the thing to do. The consultation explained - f...

5 December 2018

Fantastic staff and service

I had surgery on my eye, which wasn’t the most pleasant of procedures to go through but the staff physically held my hand through the who...

4 December 2018

Treatment Center

I had what should have been a routine screening procedure over a week ago. For reasons that are not entirely clear, or I'm not being told...

30 November 2018

Good Experience at the Urgent Care Centre

I would like to say a big thank you to the Consultant and the Team that looked after my husband on Sunday afternoon. He was seen, bloods...

27 November 2018

Medical ward

My elderly father was admitted to the medical ward very unwell and quite anxious. There was a long wait to be seen,but when the doctor ar...

22 November 2018

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Last updated on 01 August 2012.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust