Awards and Achievements

Improving diagnosis and treatment of sepsis

Added on February 22, 2018, in News - Awards and Achievements / Medicine / Trust Improvement

NHS England has recognised the Royal Cornwall Hospitals as one of the NHS trusts seeing greatest improvement in timely identification and treatment of sepsis.

RCHT coming up Roses in revelatory patient care

Added on February 5, 2018, in News - Awards and Achievements

Royal Cornwall Hospital is leading the way in providing an invaluable service for patients with a Rapid On Site Evaluation (ROSE) service which is streamlining of diagnosis for pancreatic, lung, oesophageal and head and neck cancers, improving patient care and speeding up treatment times.

Celebrating Innovation at the 2nd Annual Research Awards

Added on January 31, 2018, in Award - Awards and Achievements / Research

On Friday, NHS staff involved in research from across Cornwall gathered to celebrate successes at the 2nd annual Research Awards.

Neonatal unit is among first to achieve first stage of baby friendly accreditation

Added on January 4, 2018, in Award - Awards and Achievements

The Neonatal unit team at Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust is thrilled to have been awarded Baby Friendly Stage One Accreditation.

RCHT Recruitment Services Team celebrated for Improving Working Lives…

Added on November 13, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements / Working for us

The recipients of this month’s IWL team ‘Thank You’ award are the Recruitment Services Team.

IWL Award for Theatre Team

Added on October 26, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements / Surgical Services / Working for us

The Theatre 3 team at RCH are the latest winners of an Improving Working Lives (IWL) Team Award after vascular surgeon, Neil Hopper, highlighted the team’s outstanding response to a recent emergency.

Critical Care leading the way in recognition of outstanding practice

Added on September 18, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements

The Critical Care success tree was first launched in July of this year and has already proven to be a success worthy of its own name.

More national awards successes!

Added on September 14, 2017, in News - Awards and Achievements

November is set to be an exciting prospect for local and national awards. Hot on the heels of news of shortlisting in four categories for this year’s Nursing Times Awards, it’s been revealed this week that two teams are through to the finals of the prestigious Health Service Journal Awards.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals among the six sites recognised for best practice by the Acute Frailty Network

Added on September 4, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements / Medicine / Patient Experience

A new Nursing & Therapies study for the Acute Frailty Network has recognised Royal Cornwall Hospitals as one of the six major sites across the country to have achieved best practice in improving services for frail older people.

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.