General News

New restrictions on hospital visiting

Added on March 24, 2020, in News - General News

Following the announcement of the further restrictions on movement of the population to help us slow the spread of coronavirus, we have taken the difficult decision to further restrict visiting to hospitals from today (Tuesday 24 March, 2020).

Coronavirus statement – 23 March 2020

Added on March 23, 2020, in News - General News

Update from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust.

Coronavirus statement – 22 March 2020

Added on March 22, 2020, in News - General News

Update from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust.

Changes to routine planned appointments and operations

Added on March 22, 2020, in News - General News

We will begin postponing non-urgent planned operations across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly from Monday 23 March for at least three months.

Coronavirus statement – 21 March 2020

Added on March 21, 2020, in News - General News

Update from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust.

New Year’s Honour for Director of Nursing

Added on December 27, 2019, in Awards - General News / Trust Board

It’s a brilliant end to the year for Kim O’Keeffe who is being awarded a Medal of the Order of the British Empire in the 2020 New Year’s Honours.

Eden’s Father and Mother Christmas bring festive cheer to Royal Cornwall Hospital

Added on December 19, 2019, in News - General News / Womens and Children’s Services

Patients on Eden Ward at Royal Cornwall Hospital (RCH) were treated to an early Christmas present as ….

Macmillan Cancer Support praises best practice for the RCHT’s End of Life care

Added on December 6, 2019, in News - Cancer Services / General News / Patient Experience

In the most recent newsletter for Macmillan Cancer Support, The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Palliative & End of Life Care Team have been featured nationally as an example of best practice.

Employers urged to support victims of domestic abuse

Added on November 25, 2019, in News - General News

An estimated 1.9 million adults aged 16 to 59 experience domestic abuse each year. Often workplaces are the only safe place for victims, offering hope of escaping abuse if the signs are spotted – or if employees feel able to disclose abuse to colleagues.

National win for Inventory Management Team

Added on November 11, 2019, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

Brilliant news for our Inventory Management team who won the Supply Chain Excellence Award for Sourcing and Procurement this week.