Category: News

Gardens in full bloom – greenspaces around RCHT get a summer makeover to help celebrate Year of the Nurse and the Midwife

Added on July 21, 2020, in News - General News

Exciting work around our hospitals’ greenspaces is currently underway, having previously been delayed due to lockdown. As we continue into the summer months, gardeners at the Royal Cornwall Hospital have been busy transforming the JK Memorial Garden, as well as the area outside the Dermatology department, to ensure our environments are as welcoming as possible for our patients and our colleagues.

Working together – Why staff from Finance and Procurement chose redeployment with the Inventory Management team

Added on July 8, 2020, in News - General News

Since the onset of Covid, redeployment has been one area where colleagues from across our hospitals have shown great initiative and commitment

NHS staff urge people to make the right choice for health care as lockdown eases

Added on July 3, 2020, in News - Emergency Department / Patient Experience

The NHS is calling on people living and visiting Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to have fun, stay safe and if they need health care to use the most appropriate service as it gears up for a very busy ‘bank holiday-style’ weekend.

Shielding Advice

Added on June 24, 2020, in News - General News

The UK Government has set out a roadmap for the clinically extremely vulnerable on the future of the shielding programme.

Patient Experience Office Move

Added on June 23, 2020, in News - General News

The Patient Experience Office will be moving this Friday 26th June

Wearing face coverings when coming to hospital

Added on June 22, 2020, in News - General News

People infected with COVID-19 can have very mild or no respiratory symptoms (asymptomatic) and can transmit the virus to others without being aware of it.

The use of face coverings when coming to hospital

Added on June 12, 2020, in News - Patient Care

People infected with COVID-19 can have very mild or no respiratory symptoms (asymptomatic) and can transmit the virus to others without being aware of it.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust joins fight against Coronavirus in ground-breaking new study

Added on May 14, 2020, in News - General News

RCHT has joined the fight against Coronavirus by recruiting COVID-19 patients to participate in a ground-breaking new study of the disease performed by the partnership between the GenOMICC Study Consortium (led by the University of Edinburgh) and Genomics England. The study, announced by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, on 13th May will help us better understand the virus’ varied effects on people and support the search for treatments.

Lockdown recording brings choir together to support hospital colleagues

Added on May 12, 2020, in News - Volunteering & Friends

In October 2016 the Royal Cornwall Hospital Choir held a 24-hour Singathon to support the Trust’s Birth And Baby Appeal. As a finale to this event, a friend of the choir wrote some new words for a well-known tune.

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Added on May 5, 2020, in News - Wellbeing

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