Camborne Redruth Community
Camborne Redruth Community Hospital provides physical and mental health care (from Longreach House and the Basset Unit - Tel: 01209 318960) services for people in the local area. Free car parking is available at this hospital.
Minor Injury Unit opening hours
Open every day between 8am and 10pm. No appointment needed
X-Ray opening hours
Open week days between 9am and 8pm and 12pm till 6pm on weekends.
Minor Injury Unit and Primary Care Centre
For the latest MIU opening and waiting times and GP availability please click www.cornwallft.nhs.uk/services/minor-injury-units/miu-waiting-times/
Camborne Redruth Community Hospital has a Minor Injury Unit and Primary Care Centre which are open from 8am to 10pm seven days a week including weekends and bank holidays. This service is provided by nurses and a doctor.
Primary Care Centre GP and Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) cover 24 to 31 May 2019 as follows:
Friday 24 May : GP from 8am to 5pm
Saturday 25 May : GP from 8am to 12pm; ANP from 8am to 4pm
Sunday 26 May : GP from 8am to 2pm; ANP from 8am to 6pm
Monday 27 May : GP from 8am to 8pm; ANP from 12pm to 8pm
Tuesday 28 May : GP from 8am to 4pm; ANP from 11am to 5pm
Wednesday 29 May : GP from 8am to 4pm
Thursday 30 May : ANP from 8am to 4pm
Friday 31 May : GP from 8am to 4pm; ANP from 8am to 6pm
The Urgent Treatment Centre at Royal Cornwall Hospital has full GP cover from 8am to 8pm on Saturday 25 May, Sunday 26 May, Monday 27 May, Wednesday 29 May and Friday 31 May.
Cover on Friday 24 May from 8am to 4pm, Tuesday 28 May from 8am to 6pm and Thursday 30 May from 1pm to 8pm.
The Camborne and Redruth Minor Injury Unit provides treatment for a range of conditions, including burns, cuts, sprains, strains and broken bones, minor head injuries and wounds requiring stitching. If you are unsure whether your injury can be treated here, NHS 111 is available to provide further advice.
Don’t forget, local pharmacies provide advice on a range of ailments. Alternatively, NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, every day. The service is free to call and provides medical advice. If you have a long term condition, you should seek support from your GP practice and when they are closed the out of hours GP service.
You don’t need to book an appointment to be treated at the Primary Care Centre and Minor Injury Unit, simply turn up and a nurse or doctor will make sure you’re treated as quickly as possible.
An x-ray service is available from 9am to 8pm, Monday to Friday; and noon to 6pm on Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays.
A number of outpatient clinics are provided from the hospital. Your appointment letter will provide more information but if you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to call. Physiotherapy, occupational therapy, day and stroke, wheelchair and cardiac services are all available from the hospital.
Camborne Redruth Community Hospital has two wards which support people’s physical health and wellbeing – Lamorna and Lanyon Wards. If you are an inpatient, daily newspapers are available on request. The wards are unable to provide a laundry service for patients.
Lamorna Ward runs open visiting times for relatives and visitors. This means you can visit when best for you and your relative.
Lanyon Ward runs open visiting times for relatives and visitors. This means you can visit when best for you and your relative.
Mental Health Care (tel: 01209 318988)
Hospital mental health care is provided from Longreach House and the Bassett Unit on the hospital site. There are two wards within Longreach House – Perran and Carbis Wards.
The Section 136 Suite, a place of safety which the police and bring people to is located within Longreach House.
- Free parking
- Disabled parking and access
Support Your Hospital
The hospital has a charitable fund which is used to improve patient services.
The hospital is also generously supported by the League of Friends:
Secretary: Juliet Jenkin
Contact: The League of Friends are contactable via the hospital's main reception.