West Cornwall Hospital (Penzance)

01736 874000 St Clare Street , Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2PF
http://www.royalcornwall.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 61 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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

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

93% 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)

96% 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)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 731 responses. 5318 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 793 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 108 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 56 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

62staff recommend this hospital for care. 731 responses. 5318 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Urgent care Re DVT

Attended with Cornwall hospital urgent care today I would like to say I want how impressed I was with the care I received. All the staff ...

10 August 2018

Ankle foot injury

Excellent. Reception, nurses, X-ray facilities and time etc!

24 July 2018

Elderly care

My mother was kept in the hospital for a ridiculous amount of time even though she was well enough to go home. They argued that she could...

22 July 2018

Holiday mishap

Following a fall whilst out walking, I found myself needing some “urgent care” at West Cornwall hospital. From the minute I arrived staff...

18 July 2018

Consultant and his Wonderful Team.

This week I had a gynaecology procedure at the Treatment Centre, from the moment I entered the treatment room I was met and welcomed with...

11 July 2018

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Last updated on 01 August 2012.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust