Trust Improvement Programme

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Brilliant Improvement is one of the Trust’s three Strategic Goals and an overview of what this means can be found in our Trust Strategy by clicking here. A detailed improvement strategy will be available to view by the end of October
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Charity / Fundraising / RCHT Charity

Hospital Banking on support for Research Fund

Published: August 12, 2019

Categories: Charity / Fundraising / RCHT Charity

Natwest Bank is supporting the Cornish Medical Research Fund with foreign coin collection boxes in all of their Cornish branches.

News / Cancer Services / Cove / Patient Experience

The Cove Macmillan Support Centre

Published: August 9, 2019

Categories: News / Cancer Services / Cove / Patient Experience

We are very happy to share this film about the Cove Macmillan Support Centre, based at Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust. It features Grant and Mel explaining what the Cove means to them, and the support available for people affected by cancer in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly.

News / Trust Improvement / Womens and Children’s Services

Royal Cornwall Hospital set to receive share of £1.8 billion investment in the NHS

Published: August 5, 2019

Categories: News / Trust Improvement / Womens and Children’s Services

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals is one of 20 Trusts across England set to benefit from a £1.8 billion cash boost announced by the Government today. The £100 million coming to the Royal Cornwall Hospital will be the biggest ever single investment Cornwall has seen in local health services.

Charity / Fundraising / RCHT Charity

Ultra Marathon in memory of a dear friend

Published: July 29, 2019

Categories: Charity / Fundraising / RCHT Charity

Four friends from Perranwell recently took on the Classic Quarter ultra-marathon in memory of their friend Paul Guinchard who died in July 2018 after a short after a short illness caused by a rare sarcoma cancer.

News / BABA / Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

Royal recognition as HRH The Princess Royal visits maternity services at Royal Cornwall Hospital

Published: July 29, 2019

Categories: News / BABA / Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

HRH The Princess Royal who is a patron of the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) met with midwives, maternity support workers (MSWs), student midwives and other members of staff at The Princess Alexandra Maternity Wing on Friday (26th July), for royal recognition of the work carried out to improve the unit.

News / General News

RCHT announces new framework opportunity for contractors wishing to undertake construction works

Published: July 29, 2019

Categories: News / General News

RCHT is inviting contractors that may wish tender for a place on a new framework agreement to undertake minor works and planned maintenance to come along to a special event to find out more and how to bid.

Awards / Awards and Achievements

Rachael Brandreath wins national ‘emerging leader’ award

Published: July 26, 2019

Categories: Awards / Awards and Achievements

Congratulations to Rachael Brandreth, Joint Professional Lead for Dietetics across RCHT and CFT who is the national winner of Health Education England’s Emerging Leader of the Year award.

News / General News

Cornwall Transplantees at this week’s transplant games

Published: July 26, 2019

Categories: News / General News

Three transplantees from Cornwall will be part of the team from the South West taking part in the Westfield Health British Transplant Games in Newport from the 25-28 July.

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