Category: News

RCHT’s Paediatric Diabetes Team share positive story at national audit conference

Added on January 24, 2020, in News - Awards and Achievements

On Friday 17th January, the Paediatric Diabetes Team from the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust was invited to speak at the National Paediatric Diabetes Audit Annual Conference in London.

Funding for new equipment will reduce trips to hospital

Added on January 16, 2020, in News - Pathology Updates / Trust Board / Trust Improvement

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals are to receive over £200,000 from the Department of Health and Social Care to improve access to Pathology testing this winter.

Eden’s Father and Mother Christmas bring festive cheer to Royal Cornwall Hospital

Added on December 19, 2019, in News - General News / Womens and Children’s Services

Patients on Eden Ward at Royal Cornwall Hospital (RCH) were treated to an early Christmas present as ….

Truro School pupil’s heartfelt donation for patients this Christmas

Added on December 18, 2019, in News - Cancer Services

Staff on Lowen Ward at the Royal Cornwall Hospital received a surprise addition to their Christmas hampers for patients this year, thanks to Truro School pupil, Tilly Dodd.

Macmillan Cancer Support praises best practice for the RCHT’s End of Life care

Added on December 6, 2019, in News - Cancer Services / General News / Patient Experience

In the most recent newsletter for Macmillan Cancer Support, The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Palliative & End of Life Care Team have been featured nationally as an example of best practice.

Employers urged to support victims of domestic abuse

Added on November 25, 2019, in News - General News

An estimated 1.9 million adults aged 16 to 59 experience domestic abuse each year. Often workplaces are the only safe place for victims, offering hope of escaping abuse if the signs are spotted – or if employees feel able to disclose abuse to colleagues.

National Award for Team Teyluva



Added on November 12, 2019, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services / Trust Improvement / Womens and Children’s Services

Congratulations to midwives Amy Keates and Jessica Parker who won an Integration Innovation award at this year’s national Black and Minority Ethnic Health & Care Awards for their work with the Kernow Maternity Voices Partnership and TravellerSpace Charity to set up a midwifery service tailored for the traveller community in St Day. 

Carers and family members of people with dementia are invited to attend the Supporting Ahead Programme

Added on November 11, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

Do you or a family member care for someone who has a formal diagnosis of dementia?

National win for Inventory Management Team

Added on November 11, 2019, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

Brilliant news for our Inventory Management team who won the Supply Chain Excellence Award for Sourcing and Procurement this week.
 

Survey reveals Urgent Treatment Centre team is good at allaying patients’ fears

Added on October 28, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / Trust Improvement / West Cornwall Hospital

Feedback from patients in the latest survey of emergency and urgent care services shows our team at West Cornwall Hospital’s Urgent Treatment Centre is doing well when it comes to allaying patient’s fears and anxieties.