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News / General News / Patient Care

CQC report shows improvement underway at RCHT

Published: December 14, 2018

Categories: News / General News / Patient Care

Staff at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals have welcomed today’s report from the Care Quality Commission which has seen the Trust move its rating from ‘Inadequate’ to ‘Requires Improvement’.

News / Cancer Services / Clinical Imaging / Patient Experience

£40 million investment in Cornwall’s NHS

Published: December 12, 2018

Categories: News / Cancer Services / Clinical Imaging / Patient Experience

More than £40 million to be spent improving Cornwall’s hospitals and healthcare as part of major transformation programme. Health leaders in Cornwall welcomed the news today that more than £40 million is to be invested in key hospital and healthcare projects in the county. The funding, part of the government’s long term plan for the […]

Award / Awards and Achievements / General News

One + All we Care Staff Awards 2018

Published: December 12, 2018

Categories: Award / Awards and Achievements / General News

In November this year, Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust held their annual staff awards, the One + All We Care Staff Awards, celebrating and recognising staff and volunteers who have gone above and beyond their normal job roles. Now in its 8th year, all the winners in this event are nominated by patients, patient’s families and […]

News / RCHT Charity

Reducing ‘baby miles’ with additional equipment

Published: December 10, 2018

Categories: News / RCHT Charity

Funding from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity funds have enabled the purchase of equipment for use by community midwives all over the county which removes the need for many families and their newly born babies to travel over 50 miles to hospital for a jaundice check. Of the three purchased, one went to the West team, […]

News / Fundraising / General News

Hospital Choir to give the gift of music to end of life patients

Published: December 6, 2018

Categories: News / Fundraising / General News

Royal Cornwall Hospital Choir know just how much comfort music can bring and now they want to give the gift of music to patients approaching end of life and their families at Royal Cornwall Hospital. The choir have released a CD of their most popular songs to raise funds through Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity in […]

News / Cancer Services

The Cove Macmillan Support Centre Celebrates 2nd Anniversary

Published: November 26, 2018

Categories: News / Cancer Services

The Cove Macmillan Support Centre in Truro is celebrating two years of supporting local cancer patients and their families. Since opening in November 2016 The Cove has gone from strength to strength supporting approximately 27,700 local cancer patients, families and carers with over 15,200 people coming through the doors in the last year alone. The […]

News / BABA / General News

Young Farmers support Cornwall’s babies with BABA donation

Published: November 22, 2018

Categories: News / BABA / General News

Young Farmers Clubs from across the County have rallied together in a year of fundraising to support The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal resulting in donations of £12,600 to the campaign. The central County arm of the organisation adopted the charity appeal for the year and invited other clubs and members to add their support. […]

News / General News / Maternity & Neonatal Services

Birthday celebrations in full swing at the Truro Birth Centre

Published: November 22, 2018

Categories: News / General News / Maternity & Neonatal Services

Birthday celebrations were in full swing at the Truro Birth Centre at RCHT today, as they celebrated their first birthday since they opened their doors to expectant parents! Marking this momentous occasion, the centre invited parents who have had their babies with them during the past year to an open day, providing cakes and a […]

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