Category: News

New resus ready to welcome first patients

Added on November 11, 2020, in News - Emergency Department / Patient Care / Trust Improvement

If you’ve been wondering what’s behind the building site hoarding next to the Emergency Department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital, you can take a peek with our behind-the-scenes 3D virtual tour.

Cornwall Needs You Now – call for more social care and health workers

Added on November 10, 2020, in News - Working for us

Cornwall Council, independent social care providers and the NHS are calling for more social care and health professionals to join the sector as part of a joint recruitment drive launched today (November 9).

Moving online increases participation in public Trust Board meetings

Added on November 2, 2020, in News - Trust Board

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everyone’s lives and like all workplaces we have had to adapt to social distancing and remote working.

RCHT helps to put national spotlight on Down’s Syndrome campaign

Added on October 27, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

The midwifery and communications teams at RCHT have helped local mum Becca Hulbert launch a campaign to get the nation thinking about the way we talk to, and about, people who have Down’s Syndrome.

Change to Tower Block entrance as building works get underway

Added on October 21, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

We’ve started work at the Royal Cornwall Hospital to make way for a modular ward building in the area in front of the Tower Block and Princess Alexandra Wing at the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Health and Care Partnership

Added on October 9, 2020, in News - Trust Improvement

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly health and care system declares climate change emergency


Added on October 2, 2020, in News - Cove

The palliative care team at Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) won two categories at last week’s Patient Experience Network national awards (PENNA) for their innovative `Butterfly Cornwall `project.

Covid survivor’s Cornish Climb for Critical Care Garden

Added on September 11, 2020, in Charity / News - Hospital Heroes / RCHT Charity

When Robin Hanbury-Tenison was in the darkest moments of his Covid19 journey with less than 5% chance of survival, his family…

Scanner for Wheal Prosper

Added on September 7, 2020, in Charity / News - RCHT Charity / Where Your Money Goes

Sometimes the purchase of a piece of equipment can seem pretty mundane but for Wheal Prosper the arrival of their very own Bladder Scanner felt like ‘Christmas and Birthday rolled into one!’

The Annual Baby Remembrance service for Royal Cornwall Hospital will take a different format this year.

Added on September 3, 2020, in Event / News - Events

Due to the Covid 19 crisis staff at the hospital are preparing a comforting and uplifting service which will be available online at 2pm on Sunday 11th October 2020.