Category: News

Response to Care Quality Commission Inspection Report

Added on June 13, 2017, in News - General News

We have an opportunity with the full CQC inspection in July to demonstrate the action we have taken to improve and to provide the evidence that our care is safe and effective.

Introducing RCHT’s new Freedom to Speak Up Guardian

Added on June 13, 2017, in News - General News

We are pleased to announce Louise Dickinson has been appointed as our new Freedom to Speak Up Guardian at RCHT.

Patients to benefit from latest in cardiac catheter laboratory technology…

Added on June 12, 2017, in News - Cardiac Services / General News

Following an extensive refurbishment and installation of the latest specialist imaging equipment, RCHT’s second cardiac catheter laboratory has…

Confidence in doctors and cleanliness is high, say patients at Royal Cornwall Hospitals

Added on June 9, 2017, in News - General News / Patient Experience

Confidence in doctors and the cleanliness of Royal Cornwall Hospitals are two of the areas where patients say improvements have been made…

Relocated and expanded neonatal unit welcomes first babies

Added on June 7, 2017, in News - BABA / Maternity & Neonatal Services

The Neonatal Unit team is excited to announce they have moved into their new home, and they would like to thank all the people who’ve been involved in bringing…

More than 4,500 people access support in the Cove Macmillan Support Centre’s first six months

Added on May 30, 2017, in News - Cancer Services / General News

The Cove Macmillan Support Centre has helped 4,897 local people affected by cancer in its first six months of service

Pink Wig Events

Added on May 19, 2017, in News - Cancer Services

Pink Wig Events have donated £9000 to the Mermaid Centre and two benches to The Macmillan Cove Centre at Royal Cornwall Hospital.

Cornwall respiratory patient champions research legacy

Added on May 18, 2017, in News - Research Patient News

Ann Bennett of Cornwall hopes her commitment to taking part in research into the treatment of a chronic lung condition will be her legacy for future patients.

Patient says she felt deeply honoured to be asked to take part in a clinical drug trial when she was being treated in Cornwall for breast cancer

Added on May 14, 2017, in News - Research Patient News

The Royal Cornwall Hospital patient said she felt valued and privileged when she was given the opportunity to participate in a research study alongside her treatment.

True NTH takes direction for Prostate Cancer patients

Added on May 3, 2017, in News - Cancer Services / General News

Royal Cornwall Hospital are leading the way in Prostate cancer treatment, after adopting a new project called True NTH, giving patients the opportunity to take back control of the management of their follow up.