News

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Critical Care is SAFER by tackling delays

Added on September 10, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Find out how the Critical Care team has reduced patient delays, overnight discharges and bed occupancy.

High tech simulation training supports maternity safety

Added on September 7, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Our midwives have been using high tech simulation training in the community to ensure safer care for women who require emergency support when giving birth outside of hospital.

Vic Inn teams plans mammoth charity day for Cornish Heart Unit Fund

Added on September 5, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Nigel Stafford tells the story behind the event and his continued support of the Cornish Heart Unit Fund, part of Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity.

Launching our nursing, midwifery and allied health professions vision

Added on August 24, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Find out about our Vision for the future of our nursing, midwifery and allied health professions.

Ditch the bank holiday emergency department jam

Added on August 23, 2018, in Alerts - Alerts

People are being asked to choose the right services and look out for elderly family and friends in a bid to prevent a repeat of the summer surge on the emergency department caused by the July heatwave.

Return of Hospital Fete Receives Great Support

Added on August 23, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

This Sunday saw the return of the much-loved St Michael’s Hospital Fete and much to the delight of the local community, staff and volunteers the event is set to become an annual event after being hailed a great success.

After Party Fundraiser by Breast Cancer Patient

Added on August 23, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Mum of two, Chantelle Ward of Redruth, organised a Race For Life After Party raising £6500 for The Sunrise Centre

Criteria-led discharge to help get patients home fast and safe

Added on August 20, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

See how we’re working to tackle patient delay with criteria-led discharge.

St Michael’s Hospital investment will enable more patients to be treated at Cornwall’s centre of excellence for orthopaedic care

Added on August 16, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

The £4 million investment means that even more people can receive planned orthopaedic care at the Hayle site.

Trusted Assessor role to improve hospital care for nursing home residents

Added on August 13, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

This new role will improve the coordination of care for patients admitted from care homes and help reduce delays when they are ready to be discharged.