Category: News

Celebrating the successful treatment of a positive Covid-19 patient at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust

Added on May 1, 2020, in News - Patient Care

Patient Leonard Whitehurst was admitted to the Royal Cornwall Hospital on the 16th March with…

Research team for Covid-19 leading the way

Added on May 1, 2020, in News - Research

Covid-19 Research Team is running a growing portfolio of studies at the RCHT

NHS urges people to get care when they need it

Added on April 25, 2020, in News - General News

Health and care professionals across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are backing a major new drive across the country to…

Keeping in touch with patients

Added on April 18, 2020, in News - General News / Information Alerts

We know that it’s really hard for people to be unable to visit family, friends and loved-ones whilst they are in hospital during the coronavirus outbreak.

Donation of plants keeps hospital site in full bloom

Added on April 17, 2020, in News - General News

Kehelland Trust Nursery donation aims to bring brightness and colour to the RCHT

Greeting patients with a smiling face

Added on April 10, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

Dr Annabel Dumont from the RCHT has found a way to maintain a personal connection with patients at this difficult time…

Food, Glorious Food

Added on April 7, 2020, in News - Wellbeing

The community of Cornwall have been phenomenal and overwhelmed us with their generosity, kindness and practical offers of help and support. Thanks to a Crowdfunding page set up by owner of restaurant Canteen in St Agnes, Benn Quinn, almost £14,000 has been raised to go towards providing delicious meals for our brilliant colleagues.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals released from ‘special measures’

Added on April 6, 2020, in News - General News

Royal Cornwall Hospitals received the good news this week that the Trust had been released from the quality special measures that were imposed in 2017.

Changes to routine planned appointments and operations

Added on April 6, 2020, in News - General News

We will begin postponing non-urgent planned operations across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly from Monday 23 March for at least three months.

Letters of support and well-wishes

Added on April 3, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

The chaplaincy team at RCHT is asking for laminated, hand-written ‘digital’ letters to deliver to patients at this time of need