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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News / General News

Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust joins fight against Coronavirus in ground-breaking new study

Published: May 14, 2020

Categories: News / General News

RCHT has joined the fight against Coronavirus by recruiting COVID-19 patients to participate in a ground-breaking new study of the disease performed by the partnership between the GenOMICC Study Consortium (led by the University of Edinburgh) and Genomics England. The study, announced by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, on 13th May will help us better understand the virus’ varied effects on people and support the search for treatments.

Critical Care Information Gateway supports patients on path to recovery

Published: May 13, 2020

Categories: / RCHT Charity

Every day we see positive clips of patients being clapped as they leave Critical Care Units across the world and take their first steps towards recovery from Covid 19.

News / Volunteering & Friends

Lockdown recording brings choir together to support hospital colleagues

Published: May 12, 2020

Categories: News / Volunteering & Friends

In October 2016 the Royal Cornwall Hospital Choir held a 24-hour Singathon to support the Trust’s Birth And Baby Appeal. As a finale to this event, a friend of the choir wrote some new words for a well-known tune.

News / Wellbeing


Published: May 5, 2020

Categories: News / Wellbeing

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News / Maternity & Neonatal Services

#WithWoman – How the Maternity Department at RCHT has been supporting women and families during Covid-19

Published: May 5, 2020

Categories: News / Maternity & Neonatal Services

As today is International Day of the Midwife, we are looking at some of the recent initiatives our maternity services have launched to provide better care and support for parents and their babies.

News / Patient Care

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

Published: May 1, 2020

Categories: News / Patient Care

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

News / Research

Research team for Covid-19 leading the way

Published: May 1, 2020

Categories: News / Research

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

News / General News

NHS urges people to get care when they need it

Published: April 25, 2020

Categories: News / General News

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

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