July 2018

Gold-standard wards at Royal Cornwall Hospitals

Added on July 27, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Three of our wards have achieved ASPIRE GOLD accreditation.

New Quality Ambassador programme launched

Added on July 27, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Our new quality ambassadors will lead change and improve the quality of our services.

One+All | We Care Staff Awards 2018

Added on July 26, 2018, in Award - Awards and Achievements / Working for us

As the NHS turns 70, we’re hoping for a bumper crop of nominations for our One+All | We Care Awards this year.

Great Excitement as St Michael’s Super Summer Fete Starts Again

Added on July 23, 2018, in Event - St Michael’s Hospital

There is expected to be much excited anticipation in the communities of Hayle and wider West Cornwall as news spreads of the return of the fondly remembered St Michael’s Hospital Summer Fete which will take place on Sunday 19th August between 1pm and 5pm.

Award win for ‘Leaking the news’!

Added on July 23, 2018, in Award / News - Awards and Achievements / Trust Improvement

An innovative series of infection prevention roadshows have seen Lead Nurse Educator at RCHT, Louisa Forbes, recently announced as a national 2018 Antibiotic Guardian Award winner.

School’s out – minors are in!

Added on July 19, 2018, in Alert - General News

The school holidays are only just starting to get into full swing …

Tic Toc stops clocks in another successful patient recruitment trial

Added on July 16, 2018, in - Cancer Services

The Trial of Intraoperative Cell Salvage vs Transfusion in Ovarian Cancer (TIC TOC) has successfully completed the patient recruitment stage.

Celebrating long service on NHS Day

Added on July 13, 2018, in - Awards and Achievements

Alongside the 70th anniversary on 5th July, there were more celebrations at RCHT as staff were presented with awards recognising their long service to the NHS.

Breast cancer survivor encourages others to take part in research as part of national awareness campaign

Added on July 9, 2018, in News - Research Patient News

A retired nurse from Cornwall who has beaten cancer twice has shared her experience of research as part of a national awareness campaign.

Happy Birthday One+all – celebrating 70 years of care and compassion.

Added on July 5, 2018, in Award - Awards and Achievements

Here’s a round up of what’s on across RCHT for the NHS 70th anniversary on 5th July.