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Keep #HelpingUsHelpYou

Added on 29 October 2021, in News - Patient Care

As we head into a busy weekend, with extended half-term holidays and Halloween celebrations on the calendar for many, NHS staff across Cornwall are asking people to keep up the support that has seen less demand on services this week. Emergency Department Consultant and Director for Urgent and Emergency Care at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals, […]

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Pressure on health and care services increases

Added on 22 October 2021, in News - Patient Care

Speaking on behalf of the NHS in Cornwall RCHT Medical Director, Dr Allister Grant said:

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Cornwall’s smokers urged to quit for Stoptober as stats show pandemic is fuelling habit

Added on 1 October 2021, in News - Patient Care

Smokers in Cornwall are being urged to stub out their habit this October as part of the Stoptober campaign.

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The Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust wins Learning Disabilities Initiative of the Year

Added on 27 September 2021, in Awards / News - Patient Care / Patient Experience

The Learning Disability and Autism Liaison Team from the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust has been celebrated at this year’s HSJ Patient Safety Awards.

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Patient Hub – improving patient communication

Added on 23 September 2021, in News - Patient Care / Trust Improvement

The Patient Hub is an exciting new patient portal that will enable patients to manage their own outpatient appointments.

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Today we meet one of the nurses who support families in Critical Care

Added on 22 September 2021, in News - Patient Care

The most important part of Rebecca Tolmon’s role is supporting people on ‘one of the hardest days of their lives’.

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.

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Non-Emergency Care – Ring 111 or Your GP

Added on 20 July 2021, in News - Patient Care

You can play your part in supporting us to care for people with serious and life-threatening illnesses.

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Enhanced Supportive Care

Added on 19 July 2021, in News - Patient Care

New care service introduced at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust

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