Because our patients are extremely susceptible to infection, if you have had, or suspect that you may have, Norovirus, diarrhoea, vomiting or flu in the last 72 hours, please do not visit the hospital.
Flowers and plants are not permitted on Wheal Prosper at any time.
2pm to 4pm
6pm to 8pm
Please ask if you would like to bring children under 10 or if you would like more than two people to visit at a time.
12 noon to 1pm
5pm to 6pm
Wheal Prosper Ward is located on the ground floor of the Tower Block at Royal Cornwall Hospital in Treliske, Truro.
When you come in to the Princess Alexandra Wing building, turn left and continue roughly 100m along the corridor. Go through the double doors, turn right and right again, continue past Wheal Fortune ward until you reach Wheal Prosper at the end of the corridor.
When you enter through the Tower Block main entrance, turn right and go along the corridor towards the Princess Alexandra Wing. Continue straight past the corridor leading to the Princess Alexandra Wing, then turn right, go past Wheal Fortune Ward and then you’ll reach Wheal Prosper.
If you enter from the main hospital entrance, go past the cafe (on your right) and WH Smiths (on your left). Head to the end of the corridor and go down the stairs or take the lift to the ground floor. Go left and this will bring you to the Lloyds Pharmacy shop (on your left). Continue past Lloyds, right to the end of the corridor and then turn right to enter the Tower Block. Continue straight past Tower Block reception and the Tower Block main entrance, along the corridor towards the Princess Alexandra Wing. Continue straight past the corridor leading to the Princess Alexandra Wing, then turn right, go past Wheal Fortune Ward and then you’ll reach Wheal Prosper.
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