Patient Experience

Cornwall Air Ambulance delivers first lifesaving blood transfusion to teenager

Added on February 25, 2021, in News - Patient Care / Patient Experience

A Cornish teenager has become the first person to receive a lifesaving blood transfusion at the scene of an incident thanks to a new partnership between medical services in the county.

RCHT’s Learning Disability Nursing and Safeguarding Team receive award for new book

Added on February 5, 2021, in Awards / News - Patient Care / Patient Experience

‘Going to Hospital’, the 5th Book in the Looking Up Series, has been named winner of the 2021 Waterloo Foundation Embracing Complexity Award

Keeping in touch with patients during the pandemic

Added on February 4, 2021, in News - Patient Experience

Amid rising numbers of coronavirus cases in Cornwall, staff at the county’s hospitals want to remind families and friends of the ways they can keep in touch with loved ones in hospital whist visiting restrictions remain in place.

Making the patient experience a positive one for children and parents

Added on January 21, 2021, in News - Patient Experience

Local charities and dedicated staff have helped to transform the Royal Cornwall Hospital’s Paediatric Operating Theatres into a place of wonder and imagination.

Relaxation of Covid restrictions in Maternity

Added on December 5, 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

Update on visiting during Covid from Monday 7th December

Added on December 4, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

An update has been made to allow a partner to attend all pregnancy scans and community antenatal appointments.

RCHT helps to put national spotlight on Down’s Syndrome campaign

Added on October 27, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

The midwifery and communications teams at RCHT have helped local mum Becca Hulbert launch a campaign to get the nation thinking about the way we talk to, and about, people who have Down’s Syndrome.

Change to Tower Block entrance as building works get underway

Added on October 21, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

We’ve started work at the Royal Cornwall Hospital to make way for a modular ward building in the area in front of the Tower Block and Princess Alexandra Wing at the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

RCHT invites patients to “Tell us how we are doing”

Added on September 1, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

Have you received care or treatment at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust during the Coronavirus Pandemic? If the answer is yes, then The Patient Experience Team at the RCHT would like to hear from you.

NHS Kernow launches COVID-19 GP and pharmacy services survey

Added on August 26, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

NHS Kernow has launched a new survey to learn about people’s experiences of GP and pharmacy services during the pandemic.