Trust Improvement

‘BUTTERFLY CORNWALL’ MAKING GOOD MEMORIES 
AT THE END OF LIFE

Added on October 3, 2019, in News - Cancer Services / General News / Patient Experience

Cancer charity Macmillan Cancer Support and Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust are working together to ensure better care for end of life patients and their families with ‘Butterfly Cornwall’.

Royal Cornwall Hospital set to receive share of £1.8 billion investment in the NHS

Added on August 5, 2019, in News - Trust Improvement / Womens and Children’s Services

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals is one of 20 Trusts across England set to benefit from a £1.8 billion cash boost announced by the Government today. The £100 million coming to the Royal Cornwall Hospital will be the biggest ever single investment Cornwall has seen in local health services.

Royal recognition as HRH The Princess Royal visits maternity services at Royal Cornwall Hospital

Added on July 29, 2019, in News - BABA / Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

HRH The Princess Royal who is a patron of the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) met with midwives, maternity support workers (MSWs), student midwives and other members of staff at The Princess Alexandra Maternity Wing on Friday (26th July), for royal recognition of the work carried out to improve the unit.

Royal College of Midwives Chief Executive welcomes improvements in maternity care

Added on June 21, 2019, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services / Trust Improvement

Chief Executive and General Secretary of the Royal College of Midwives, Gill Walton, has made a three-day visit to Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly this week, finding out about the progress the Royal Cornwall Hospital’s midwifery team has been making to ensure its services are brilliant for families and for staff.

Enhanced Orthopaedic Service at St Michael’s Hospital: 4 months in…

Added on June 21, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / St Michael’s Hospital / Trust Improvement

An enhanced Orthopaedic service at St Michael’s Hospital in Hayle successfully went live in January 2019. Since that time, new investment has enabled the recruitment of additional anaesthetists, ward staff, theatre staff, pharmacists and therapists, as well as a new higher care-bay to support patients that would previously have been treated at the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

Breaking ground for Cornwall’s innovate IMPACT hub

Added on May 31, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

Breaking ground for Cornwall’s innovate IMPACT hub

Digital x-ray equipment comes to Mid, North and East Cornwall

Added on May 31, 2019, in News - Clinical Imaging / Trust Improvement

An exciting programme of investment is bringing digital x-ray equipment to St Austell, Bodmin and Stratton hospitals over the coming year.

Breast cancer services are modernising at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust

Added on May 3, 2019, in News - Clinical Imaging / Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

A new breast cancer clinic is launching at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) to meet the growing demand of people requiring a specialist appointment.

Supporting Nursing Mothers at RCHT

Added on April 30, 2019, in News - Trust Improvement / Working for us

Having a strong focus on wellbeing and support is an important part in recruiting and retaining staff across health and care organisations.

Double celebration for radiology teams at Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust: Achieving ISAS accreditation and ‘Outstanding’ rating by the CQC

Added on April 26, 2019, in News - Clinical Imaging / Trust Improvement

Clinical imaging teams at Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust (RCHT) are celebrating a successful ISAS accreditation to go alongside their rating of ‘Outstanding’ from the Care Quality Commission, as a result of more than two years of hard work and commitment from its dedicated county-wide staff.