Maternity & Neonatal Services

New service to support parents to stop smoking during pregnancy and beyond

New service to support parents to stop smoking during pregnancy and beyond

Added on 10 March 2021, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience / Women's and Children’s Services

The NHS recently set out a national ambition to halve this rate as set out in the “Saving Babies Lives Care Bundle” with an ambition of achieving a smoking in pregnancy rate of 6%. In Cornwall our rate is currently around 15%, far too high.

Relaxation of Covid restrictions in Maternity

Relaxation of Covid restrictions in Maternity

Added on 5 December 2020, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

Relaxation of Covid restrictions means mum’s-to-be can have support at scans and community antenatal appointments

#WithWoman – How the Maternity Department at RCHT has been supporting women and families during Covid-19

#WithWoman – How the Maternity Department at RCHT has been supporting women and families during Covid-19

Added on 5 May 2020, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services

As today is International Day of the Midwife, we are looking at some of the recent initiatives our maternity services have launched to provide better care and support for parents and their babies.