West Cornwall Hospital (Penzance)

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

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 70 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 560 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 23 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 18 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

Excellent urgent care

I attended urgent care last night with breathing difficulties. The staff were all incredibly professional, kind, efficient and thorough. ...

15 February 2019

Suspected Broken Ankle

I took my wife In on a Saturday morning with a suspected broken Ankle. The staff were fantastic and from entering to leaving the hospital...

9 February 2019

A big Thanks

Just wanted to say a big thank you to the amazing staff that looked after me on the evening of 17/1/19 when I came in with some broken ri...

8 February 2019

Excellent Care

I was booked into the treatment centre for a mini sigmoidoscopy which I was dreading. The staff were amazing, really put me at ease and ...

30 January 2019

Kind, reassuring and very professional.

A very big thank you to the urgent care team at West Cornwall . They were all kind, reassuring and very professional. A credit to the hos...

23 January 2019

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Last updated on 01 August 2012.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust