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News / Clinical Imaging

Second ‘exemplar status’ for Interventional Radiology team

Published: June 7, 2019

Categories: News / Clinical Imaging

Our Interventional Radiology team is celebrating a brilliant outcome having retained its ‘exemplar status’ following a recent assessment for the British Society of Interventional radiology (BSIR) Quality Improvement Initiative.

News / Awards and Achievements / Working for us

An education in first-class patient care: Trauma Unit at the RCHT receives CLiPP Champion Award for mentoring programme

Published: June 7, 2019

Categories: News / Awards and Achievements / Working for us

The Trauma Unit at Royal Cornwall Hospitals has been awarded the Health Education England CLiPP Champion Award for the whole of the South West.

News / General News

Out now! Dietitian Approved charity recipe book

Published: June 4, 2019

Categories: News / General News

RCHT dietitian Rachael Brandreth is among a group of experts from around the country who have contributed to a fundraising recipe book which has been launched as part of Dietitians Week – 3-7 June.

News / Maternity & Neonatal Services

Assessing the human factors – Isles of Scilly simulation training aims to bring more inclusive midwifery care to rural communities…

Published: May 31, 2019

Categories: News / Maternity & Neonatal Services

Simulation in clinical training has long been a valuable strategy for teaching, learning and evaluating skills. For Practice Development Midwife Sarah-Jane Pedler, simulations in midwifery education have been especially pivotal to the improvement of patient-first care and to the development of services currently available.

News / Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

Breaking ground for Cornwall’s innovate IMPACT hub

Published: May 31, 2019

Categories: News / Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

Breaking ground for Cornwall's innovate IMPACT hub

News / Clinical Imaging / Trust Improvement

Digital x-ray equipment comes to Mid, North and East Cornwall

Published: May 31, 2019

Categories: News / Clinical Imaging / Trust Improvement

An exciting programme of investment is bringing digital x-ray equipment to St Austell, Bodmin and Stratton hospitals over the coming year.

News / Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

Brilliant new facilities on the way at Helston Birth Centre

Published: May 29, 2019

Categories: News / Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

There’s great news for parents in Helston and the surrounding area as work is underway on a refurbishment of the Birth Centre at Helston Community Hospital.

News / General News / Surgical Services

Paw use of leads means thousands of dog owners risk serious hand injuries

Published: May 28, 2019

Categories: News / General News / Surgical Services

With new figures suggesting that thousands of dog owners across the UK may be suffering serious hand injuries caused by dog leads and collars, the British Society for Surgery of the Hand is urging pet owners to take care to avoid ending up in the dog house.

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