Trust Improvement

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.

Hi-tech trauma CT scanner on the way

Added on March 22, 2019, in News - Clinical Imaging / Trust Improvement

A new CT scanner is on its way to the x-ray department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

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.