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New scanner to improve patient experience

Added on June 16, 2017, in News - Clinical Imaging / General News

The arrival of the latest generation in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology at Royal Cornwall Hospital is set to transform the scanning experience for patients.

AHP’s welcome National Chief Officer, Suzanne Rastrick

Added on June 14, 2017, in News - General News

Allied Health Professions (AHPs) across Cornwall were delighted to welcome their national Chief Officer, Suzanne Rastrick

Response to Care Quality Commission Inspection Report

Added on June 13, 2017, in News - General News

We have an opportunity with the full CQC inspection in July to demonstrate the action we have taken to improve and to provide the evidence that our care is safe and effective.

Introducing RCHT’s new Freedom to Speak Up Guardian

Added on June 13, 2017, in News - General News

We are pleased to announce Louise Dickinson has been appointed as our new Freedom to Speak Up Guardian at RCHT.

Patients to benefit from latest in cardiac catheter laboratory technology…

Added on June 12, 2017, in News - Cardiac Services / General News

Following an extensive refurbishment and installation of the latest specialist imaging equipment, RCHT’s second cardiac catheter laboratory has…

Confidence in doctors and cleanliness is high, say patients at Royal Cornwall Hospitals

Added on June 9, 2017, in News - General News / Patient Experience

Confidence in doctors and the cleanliness of Royal Cornwall Hospitals are two of the areas where patients say improvements have been made…

Relocated and expanded neonatal unit welcomes first babies

Added on June 7, 2017, in News - BABA / Maternity & Neonatal Services

The Neonatal Unit team is excited to announce they have moved into their new home, and they would like to thank all the people who’ve been involved in bringing…

More than 4,500 people access support in the Cove Macmillan Support Centre’s first six months

Added on May 30, 2017, in News - Cancer Services / General News

The Cove Macmillan Support Centre has helped 4,897 local people affected by cancer in its first six months of service

Start your summer with a double date

Added on May 24, 2017, in Event - BABA

Atlantic Reach near Newquay and Pentewan Sands near St Austell are holding playdates in support of The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal. Here are two dates for your diary to kick start your summer of fun.

Pink Wig Events

Added on May 19, 2017, in News - Cancer Services

Pink Wig Events have donated £9000 to the Mermaid Centre and two benches to The Macmillan Cove Centre at Royal Cornwall Hospital.