October 2019

A step in the right direction

Added on October 30, 2019, in Charity - Patient Experience / Volunteering & Friends

A step in the right direction – Friends of the Royal Cornwall Hospital donate new radiography lift platform to assist patient care

Survey reveals Urgent Treatment Centre team is good at allaying patients’ fears

Added on October 28, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / Trust Improvement / West Cornwall Hospital

Feedback from patients in the latest survey of emergency and urgent care services shows our team at West Cornwall Hospital’s Urgent Treatment Centre is doing well when it comes to allaying patient’s fears and anxieties.

Lifeboat links celebrated in Penlee Unit’s new name

Added on October 24, 2019, in News - General News / Trust Improvement / West Cornwall Hospital

The newly named Penlee Unit has been unveiled at West Cornwall Hospital at an event where staff were joined by current and former Penlee Lifeboat crew…

Help Cornwall’s NHS by planning for a safe and healthy October half-term

Added on October 18, 2019, in News - Patient Experience

If you or a member of your family experience a minor injury or illness during the October half term holiday, don’t spend your time waiting in the emergency department – there are lots of different ways that you can access advice, support and treatments from the NHS.

Have you spotted our NHS rainbow badges?

Added on October 18, 2019, in News - General News

More than 4,000 staff at RCHT are wearing NHS rainbow badges to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) patients.

CITS Cycle For Children

Added on October 11, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

A Team of 8 from Cornwall IT Services (CITS) will be cycling from London to Paris September 2020 to fund raise for paediatric services at RCH.

Prestigious Accreditation recognises excellent Urogynaecology Service

Added on October 9, 2019, in News - Awards and Achievements

The integrated Urogynaecology service in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has been formally Accredited by The British Society of Urogynaecology.

Friends’ donation of rehabilitation chair provides state-of-the-art support for patients

Added on October 9, 2019, in Charity - Patient Experience / Volunteering & Friends

It was a day of gratitude on Phoenix Ward as Senior Physiotherapist Deborah Cock met with members of the Inner Wheel Club of Truro to receive delivery of a brand-new HydroTilt CareFlex rehabilitation chair.

National Apprentices Awards: Vote for Eleanor

Added on October 9, 2019, in Awards / News - Awards and Achievements

We’re all rooting for RCHT Administration Apprentice, Eleanor King, who is in the running for a national Apprenticeships ’Rising Star of the Year’ award. 

Protecting Our Patients

Added on October 7, 2019, in Featured Video - General News

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Flu Campaign 2019