News Archives: August 2021

Preg-Cov Trial

Added on 31 August 2021, in News - General News

The Preg-CoV trial aims to identify the best interval to be used between doses of COVID-19 vaccines for protecting pregnant women against COVID-19.

ColLAborative working – 48-hour Twitter takeover showcases good practice at the RCHT

Added on 27 August 2021, in News - Patient Care

The British Association of Cytopathology (BAC) has invited the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust to showcase good practice using the association’s Twitter account.

Small cardboard box placed on a desk. The box includes a label featuring the logo of the Patient Safety team and the words “Thank you for being brilliant.

Thank you boxes to be delivered to colleagues that have promoted a SAFE work climate

Added on 27 August 2021, in News - Patient Care

When the Patient Safety team at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust asked for feedback on their Human Factors training earlier this year, they also put out a call for nominations.

CQC welcomes improvement at RCHT

Added on 20 August 2021, in News - Trust Improvement

The Care Quality Commission has today published its findings following its focussed inspection in June, related to Never Events. There are three reports, one each for Royal Cornwall, West Cornwall and St Michael’s hospitals. Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions at RCHT, Kim O’Keeffe said: “We welcome the Care […]

New initiative helps young people to get started in healthcare

Added on 20 August 2021, in News - Working for us

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust has partnered with the Prince’s Trust to provide a two-day course for young people in preparation for accessing the Kickstart Scheme and working in the health sector.

Aerial image of the Isles of Isles of Scilly and surrounding waters taken from a light aircraft

Consultant Community Paediatrician documents amazing role working on the Isles of Scilly

Added on 20 August 2021, in News - General News

This year, annual World Photography Day fell on the 19th of August. As part of this, colleagues from across our hospitals have been sharing photos they’ve taken of the surrounding countryside to add a wow factor to some of our local and national campaigns. However, one colleague’s unique role and his passion for photography have […]

Join us as we reflect and look forward

Added on 17 August 2021, in Event / News - Trust Board

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust is holding its Annual Public Meeting on 2 September 2021 from 4.30 – 6.00pm.

Ambulances outside emergency department at Royal Cornwall Hospital

Call from ED to ‘Help us, help you’

Added on 17 August 2021, in News - Emergency Department

The emergency department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro is exceptionally busy. Unless it is a genuine emergency, please call your own GP or 111 first so you can be directed to the most appropriate place for your care.

Artist's Impression of proposed Outpatient Development at West Cornwall Hospital

New Outpatient Department at West Cornwall Hospital

Added on 6 August 2021, in Event / News - Trust Improvement

Tell us what you think

#Think111First

Added on 2 August 2021, in Featured Video - General News

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