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New restrictions on hospital visiting

Added on March 24, 2020, in News - General News

Following the announcement of the further restrictions on movement of the population to help us slow the spread of coronavirus, we have taken the difficult decision to further restrict visiting to hospitals from today (Tuesday 24 March, 2020).

Coronavirus statement – 23 March 2020

Added on March 23, 2020, in News - General News

Update from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust.

Coronavirus statement – 22 March 2020

Added on March 22, 2020, in News - General News

Update from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust.

Changes to routine planned appointments and operations

Added on March 22, 2020, in News - General News

We will begin postponing non-urgent planned operations across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly from Monday 23 March for at least three months.

Coronavirus statement – 21 March 2020

Added on March 21, 2020, in News - General News

Update from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust.

#KindCoffee for NHS staff in Cornwall

Added on March 18, 2020, in Charity - Where Your Money Goes

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity have today launched a campaign to allow the people of Cornwall to buy a coffee for the NHS staff who will be coping in very challenging circumstances in the coming weeks.

Coronavirus: latest information and advice

Added on March 13, 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.

Don’t keep this quiet… RCHT Charity Silent Disco raises £10,000!

Added on March 11, 2020, in Charity - Charity Fundraiser

Friday 6th March at Truro Cathedral will be remembered as one of those nights – if you weren’t there you missed out!

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’.

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 […]