Wheal Fortune Ward

Wheal Fortune Ward is a specialist postnatal maternity ward where we look after women after they have had their babies but who need to stay in hospital for monitoring or treatment.

Visiting Wheal Fortune Ward

Visiting Hours

2-4pm and 6-8pm.
Partners of patients are welcome on the ward 24 hours.

We ask that there are no more than two visitors per patient, and in the interest of reducing infection risk, that the only children visiting are siblings of the newborn.

Directions to Wheal Fortune Ward

Wheal Fortune Ward is at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Treliske in Truro, on the ground floor of the Princess Alexandra Wing (PAW). When you come in to PAW the building, turn left and continue to the end of the corridor (roughly 100m). Turn right and follow the signs to Wheal Fortune.

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