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Tic Toc stops clocks in another successful patient recruitment trial

Added on July 16, 2018, in - Cancer Services

The Trial of Intraoperative Cell Salvage vs Transfusion in Ovarian Cancer (TIC TOC) has successfully completed the patient recruitment stage.

Celebrating long service on NHS Day

Added on July 13, 2018, in - Awards and Achievements

Alongside the 70th anniversary on 5th July, there were more celebrations at RCHT as staff were presented with awards recognising their long service to the NHS.

Breast cancer survivor encourages others to take part in research as part of national awareness campaign

Added on July 9, 2018, in News - Research Patient News

A retired nurse from Cornwall who has beaten cancer twice has shared her experience of research as part of a national awareness campaign.

Happy Birthday One+all – celebrating 70 years of care and compassion.

Added on July 5, 2018, in Award - Awards and Achievements

Here’s a round up of what’s on across RCHT for the NHS 70th anniversary on 5th July.

Kathy Byrne – Statement

Added on July 5, 2018, in Annoucement - Trust Board

Kathy Byrne is to stand down as chief executive of the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust. Kathy will have been chief executive at the Trust for some two and a half years.

Lions Club donation to Chestnut Appeal

Added on June 21, 2018, in - Fundraising / General News

Lions Clubs from across Cornwall have come together to raise £8,662 for the Chestnut Appeal.

RCH choir to sing at national NHS70 celebration

Added on June 20, 2018, in News - Working with us

The Royal Cornwall Hospital choir is among a number across the country to have been selected to perform at a NHS 70th anniversary event in Manchester on Sunday 8 July.

Free workshops for young, aspiring doctors at Royal Cornwall Hospital

Added on June 20, 2018, in News - Working for us

Following on from the first very successfully and extremely popular, Future Medics event in February, Get In Cornwall are providing another opportunity for young people in Cornwall interested in pursuing a career in medicine to discover more and access advice on applying to medical school.

Trust and confidence score highly in patient survey

Added on June 15, 2018, in News - General News / Patient Experience

Results of the national inpatient survey published this week reveal high levels of satisfaction with care at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals with scores of 8/10 or more in 7 of the 11 sections of the survey.

MySunrise App goes live 11th June at Royal Cornwall Hospital

Added on June 11, 2018, in - Cancer Services / General News / Patient Experience

A diagnosis of Cancer can be a real shock and a very uncertain time for patients and their families. With so many cancers types and new treatments, each patient journey is different.