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Scooping nominations for national patient experience awards

Added on February 28, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust has scooped seven nominations on the shortlist for this year’s national patient experience ‘Oscars’.

Coronavirus: latest information and advice

Added on February 26, 2020, in Alerts - Alerts

Information for the public on the outbreak of coronavirus, including the current situation in the UK and information about the virus and its symptoms.

Care Quality Commission report published

Added on February 26, 2020, in News - Trust Improvement

CQC report shows good improvement at RCHT with recommendation it is taken out of special measures Staff at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals were commended for the ‘tangible signs of improvement’ acknowledged by the Care Quality Commission, which is recommending the hospitals are taken out of special measures, as it publishes its latest report on the […]

Award winning anaesthesia innovation reduces cost and carbon footprint

Added on February 21, 2020, in News - Surgical Services / Trust Improvement

An award winning innovation being used in theatres at the Royal Cornwall Hospital is saving money and helping to save the planet.

More staff respond to survey to say they are more positive

Added on February 20, 2020, in News - Trust Improvement / Working for us

Publication of the latest NHS Staff Survey reveals that staff at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals are more positive about their work and the care they provide.

Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week 2020

Added on February 14, 2020, in News - Working for us

To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2020, the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust, Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Cornwall Council and Corserv each joined forces to …

Charity helps parents keep in touch with their poorly babies

Added on February 4, 2020, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Imagine being a parent of premature baby and not being able to be with them in hospital at all times. This is the reality for many parents whose baby could be on the Neonatal unit for weeks and sometimes months.

We wanted to say a big thank you for saving my wife’s life

Added on January 31, 2020, in Charity - RCHT Charity

After Pat Harvey from Par received care for Breast Cancer at Royal Cornwall Hospital, she and her husband Andrew along…

As our hospitals get busier, #HelpUsHelpYou this winter

Added on January 30, 2020, in Alerts - Alerts

Don’t forget, there are a range of services available to help you if you’re feeling under the weather.