Category: News

Lifeboat links celebrated in Penlee Unit’s new name

Added on October 24, 2019, in News - General News / Trust Improvement / West Cornwall Hospital

The newly named Penlee Unit has been unveiled at West Cornwall Hospital at an event where staff were joined by current and former Penlee Lifeboat crew…

Help Cornwall’s NHS by planning for a safe and healthy October half-term

Added on October 18, 2019, in News - Patient Experience

If you or a member of your family experience a minor injury or illness during the October half term holiday, don’t spend your time waiting in the emergency department – there are lots of different ways that you can access advice, support and treatments from the NHS.

Have you spotted our NHS rainbow badges?

Added on October 18, 2019, in News - General News

More than 4,000 staff at RCHT are wearing NHS rainbow badges to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) patients.

Prestigious Accreditation recognises excellent Urogynaecology Service

Added on October 9, 2019, in News - Awards and Achievements

The integrated Urogynaecology service in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly has been formally Accredited by The British Society of Urogynaecology.

National Apprentices Awards: Vote for Eleanor

Added on October 9, 2019, in Awards / News - Awards and Achievements

We’re all rooting for RCHT Administration Apprentice, Eleanor King, who is in the running for a national Apprenticeships ’Rising Star of the Year’ award. 

Brilliant Care Week Safety walk-around

Added on October 4, 2019, in News - Patient Care

Here’s what you said patient safety means to you?

‘BUTTERFLY CORNWALL’ MAKING GOOD MEMORIES 
AT THE END OF LIFE

Added on October 3, 2019, in News - Cancer Services / General News / Patient Experience

Cancer charity Macmillan Cancer Support and Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust are working together to ensure better care for end of life patients and their families with ‘Butterfly Cornwall’.

Community services drop in sessions

Added on September 11, 2019, in News - Events

Come to one of our drop in sessions to learn more about out work to review community services in Penwith

World Suicide Prevention Day – 10th September.

Added on September 10, 2019, in News - Events

World Suicide Prevention Day is an annual awareness raising event organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and the World Health Organisation (WHO). This year’s theme is about connecting with others and letting people know that ITSOKAYTOTALK.

Cake Sale at the Royal Cornwall Hospital’s Renal Unit is the first stop on staff member’s fundraising journey for mental health

Added on September 4, 2019, in News - Fundraising

Last week, the Renal Unit at the Royal Cornwall Hospital held a cake sale to raise money for The Wave Project; a surf therapy program based in Newquay, which works to make a positive impact on the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people across the South West.