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 62 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

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2094 responses. 5356 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 624 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 49 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 20 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2094 responses. 5356 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Amazing care.

i went in late one night after an accident training resulting in me not being able to weight bare on one foot. I was only waiting a short...

12 September 2018

Very disappointed with the care my mum received on med1

I found it very difficult to get any information about my mum’s condition. I never saw the same nurse twice. I left messages for the cons...

7 September 2018

Emergency room care

I bought my friend who was staying the weekend and she fell down the last couple of stair and broke her ankle. I cannot fault the care ...

6 September 2018

Minor injuries

Have been to the A & E today and the care that I have received was first class, please never allow the smaller hospitals to close and...

1 September 2018

Tire heroes

On bank holiday i Had a fall and slit my head open was packed up my a wonderful team what above and Beyond The line of duty the doctor ...

28 August 2018

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Last updated on 01 August 2012.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust