Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

01872 250000 Treliske , Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3LQ

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 333 ratings for this hospital


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.

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Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Tel: 01872 250000   Fax: 01872 252708

Address: Treliske, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3LQ



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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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Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1904 responses. 5543 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 715 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1273 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 791 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

60%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1904 responses. 5543 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

The Mermaid Centre is there for everyone

I am incredibly grateful to the skilled staff at The Mermaid Centre, and so glad to have this excellent facility in Cornwall. After I not...

13 June 2019

Great Skin Team

I would like to thank the Doctor and is team for the great job they did, having surgery on my nose which as healed lovely. and thank you ...

13 June 2019

Explained things in an easy way to understand

I attended the Lymphoedema Treatment Department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital where I saw Emma. She was extremely nice to me and very un...

12 June 2019

Stoma Care Nurse Team - THANKS

Since having my Ileostomy surgery in 2015 and further surgery since then, I would like to express my thanks for the wonderful care I have...

10 June 2019

I was not ready to leave after one night

From the minute arriving on Eden Ward the initial welcome and diligence shown by the AP was outstanding. A kind and friendly gentleman, w...

10 June 2019

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Last updated on 16 April 2013.

Information supplied by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust