Trust Improvement

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.

New Quality Ambassador programme launched

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

Our new quality ambassadors will lead change and improve the quality of our services.

Award win for ‘Leaking the news’!

Added on July 23, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements / Trust Improvement

An innovative series of infection prevention roadshows have seen Lead Nurse Educator at RCHT, Louisa Forbes, recently announced as a national 2018 Antibiotic Guardian Award winner.