Category: Charity

Charity funds Doppler Device to aid research

Added on January 31, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

The Cornwall Medical Research Fund, part of Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity has funded equipment to aid research into Severe Limb Ischaemia, a serious condition in which there is inadequate blood flow and oxygen to the lower limbs.

Come Dance with us

Added on January 28, 2019, in Charity - General News

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity is asking if you will put your best foot forward in their latest fundraiser ‘Come Dance With Us’– a first for RCHT!

Guest beds for Wheal Prosper

Added on January 10, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

It is always so heart-warming when we hear how funds the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity has provided have made a real difference to the experience of our patients their family and carers.

Reducing ‘baby miles’ with additional equipment

Added on December 10, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Funding from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity funds have enabled the purchase of equipment for use by community midwives all over the county which removes the need for many families and their newly born babies to travel over 50 miles to hospital for a jaundice check. Of the three purchased, one went to the West team, […]

Hospital Choir to give the gift of music to end of life patients

Added on December 6, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Royal Cornwall Hospital Choir know just how much comfort music can bring and now they want to give the gift of music to patients approaching end of life and their families at Royal Cornwall Hospital. The choir have released a CD of their most popular songs to raise funds through Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity in […]

Opening of Second Radial Lounge – improving patient experience and reducing cancellations.

Added on November 15, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

This week marks the opening of the second radial lounge at Royal Cornwall Hospital with the first lounge having a significant impact on the experience of Cardiology patients as well as reducing cancellations and delays. The opening of a second lounge has been made possible through the use of charitable funds.

Hospital Charities Give Emergency Support

Added on November 13, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Trauma patients at Royal Cornwall Hospital will now be able to receive warm blood transfusions on the move thanks to funding from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity and the Friends of the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

The Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust Butterfly Scheme and Rainbow Days

Added on November 13, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Getting it right for end of life patients in our care

Second Chance for Cancer Research in Cornwall

Added on September 20, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Donating unwanted items to Long Rock’s new charity shop can help cancer research projects right here in Cornwall.

£70 Challenge a run-away success

Added on September 19, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Over £42,000 has been raised by the eight teams taking part in the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity £70 Challenge which ran for 70 days ending on Thursday 13th September.