Category: Awards

New scanners offer faster, safer imaging

Added on June 5, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements

It’s a double celebration for West Cornwall and Royal Cornwall hospitals as they have both unveiled ‘state of the art’ scanners for their Imaging and Nuclear Medicine departments.

Nurse’s research to investigate domestic abuse in older people

Added on May 25, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements / Research

A nurse who specialises in safeguarding has won a grant to explore domestic abuse in older people.

Nurses Day Twitter Winners

Added on May 18, 2018, in Awards - Medicine / Trust Improvement

Following last week’s celebration of Nurses Day, several teams from across Medicine have been awarded by peers for their amazing efforts in promoting and celebrating the event within wards and departments and also across social media.

The Cove Earns Macmillan Quality Mark

Added on May 17, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements / Cancer Services / Cove

The Cove Macmillan Support Centre based in Truro is celebrating being awarded the Macmillan Quality Environment Mark (MQEM) in recognition of the centre’s excellent standards of care for local people affected by cancer. The award was presented yesterday by Ed Murphy, Macmillan Strategic Partnership Manager to Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust’s Chief Executive, Kathy Byrne and The Cove’s team of staff and volunteers.

Stars in the making

Added on March 5, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements

Already recognised in cardiology circles as the number one team to train with in the country, RCHT’s cardiac team was delighted to learn they are finalists in the Health Education England, Star Awards.

Improving diagnosis and treatment of sepsis

Added on February 22, 2018, in Awards / News - Medicine / Trust Improvement

NHS England has recognised the Royal Cornwall Hospitals as one of the NHS trusts seeing greatest improvement in timely identification and treatment of sepsis.

RCHT coming up Roses in revelatory patient care

Added on February 5, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements

Royal Cornwall Hospital is leading the way in providing an invaluable service for patients with a Rapid On Site Evaluation (ROSE) service which is streamlining of diagnosis for pancreatic, lung, oesophageal and head and neck cancers, improving patient care and speeding up treatment times.

Celebrating Innovation at the 2nd Annual Research Awards

Added on January 31, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements / Research

On Friday, NHS staff involved in research from across Cornwall gathered to celebrate successes at the 2nd annual Research Awards.

Neonatal unit is among first to achieve first stage of baby friendly accreditation

Added on January 4, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements

The Neonatal unit team at Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust is thrilled to have been awarded Baby Friendly Stage One Accreditation.