Trust Improvement

Paul Lidder is new Chief Clinical Information Officer

Added on September 28, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

Consultant Surgeon Paul Lidder has been appointed as the new Chief Clinical Information Officer (CCIO) for the Trust to help lead and develop our digital strategy.

Electronic sepsis screening to support safer care

Added on September 13, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

RCHT’s lead nurse for sepsis, Helen Winn, has been busy in the run up today’s World Sepsis Day, introducing colleagues to the up and coming new electronic screening software which will help clinicians to spot the signs of Sepsis.

Critical Care is SAFER by tackling delays

Added on September 10, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Find out how the Critical Care team has reduced patient delays, overnight discharges and bed occupancy.

High tech simulation training supports maternity safety

Added on September 7, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Our midwives have been using high tech simulation training in the community to ensure safer care for women who require emergency support when giving birth outside of hospital.

Launching our nursing, midwifery and allied health professions vision

Added on August 24, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Find out about our Vision for the future of our nursing, midwifery and allied health professions.

Criteria-led discharge to help get patients home fast and safe

Added on August 20, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

See how we’re working to tackle patient delay with criteria-led discharge.

St Michael’s Hospital investment will enable more patients to be treated at Cornwall’s centre of excellence for orthopaedic care

Added on August 16, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

The £4 million investment means that even more people can receive planned orthopaedic care at the Hayle site.

Trusted Assessor role to improve hospital care for nursing home residents

Added on August 13, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

This new role will improve the coordination of care for patients admitted from care homes and help reduce delays when they are ready to be discharged.

Tackling patient transport delays

Added on August 6, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

Read how we’re working to get patients home or to community hospitals more quickly.

Gold-standard wards at Royal Cornwall Hospitals

Added on July 27, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Three of our wards have achieved ASPIRE GOLD accreditation.