August 2017

Bodmin Mums Raise Money for BABA

Added on August 25, 2017, in News - BABA

On a sunny Saturday morning in July, a group of parents from Bodmin embarked on a fundraising walk in aid of the Cornwall Birth & Baby Appeal. Many have had experiences of the fantastic care offered at Royal Cornwall Hospitals, and all wanted to raise some money to give back and say thank-you.

Methleigh Farm Mermaid Centre Donation

Added on August 25, 2017, in News - RCHT Charity

A huge thank you to the family from Methleigh Farm, Porthleven, who very generously raised over two-thousand pounds for the Mermaid Centre at Royal Cornwall Hospital! Presenting the cheque to Clinical Nurse Specialist and Team Lead Sarah Zee were family members Sally Dawson, Carol Jewell and Angela Dawson.

‘Open all hours’ Penrice Birth Centre holds Family Fun Day

Added on August 24, 2017, in Event - Events

The midwifery team at Penrice Birth Centre in St Austell is looking forward to holding a Family Fun Day on Saturday 9th September

Regional award for young persons’ volunteering at RCHT

Added on August 23, 2017, in Award - Patient Experience / Volunteering & Friends

Congratulations to the Voluntary Services Team who have won the National Association of Voluntary Services Manager’s Regional Award

Clinical Research Study

Added on August 22, 2017, in News - Research Patient News

Teenager Ryan Fryer has been part of a drug-based clinical research study for the past three years as part of his treatment for a painful kidney condition, Nephrotic Syndrome

A good PLACE: RCHT hospitals score well in patient led assessments…

Added on August 18, 2017, in News - Patient Experience

RCHT has performed well in a national comparison of the Patient Led Assessment of the Care Environment (PLACE) scores for 2017, published today.

Royal College of Physicians ‘Charter Cycle’ welcomed to RCHT

Added on August 9, 2017, in News - General News

CHT was pleased to welcome members of the Royal College of Physicians of London this week as the RCP Charter Cycle made its first stop in the South West.

Award recognises staff contributions to improving working lives…

Added on August 9, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements

Last week, Improving Working Lives (IWL) Co-ordinator Joani Miller was joined by Chief Nurse Kim O’Keeffe to meet recipients of the August ‘Thank You’ awards.

RCHT nurses are shortlisted in four categories at this year’s ‘Nursing Oscars’!

Added on August 4, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements

Fantastic news today as the Nursing Times announces four shortlistings for RCHT nurses in this year’s Awards.

Hospital Choir voices support for BABA Appeal in 24 hour Singathon Event

Added on August 2, 2017, in News - BABA / RCHT Charity

The resident choir at Royal Cornwall Hospital have this week announced ambitious plans to put their voices behind The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal with a 24 hour Singathon event to be held in the Autumn.