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Research team for Covid-19 leading the way

Added on May 1, 2020, in News - Research

Covid-19 Research Team is running a growing portfolio of studies at the RCHT

NHS urges people to get care when they need it

Added on April 25, 2020, in News - General News

Health and care professionals across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are backing a major new drive across the country to…

Keeping in touch with patients

Added on April 18, 2020, in News - General News / Information Alerts

We know that it’s really hard for people to be unable to visit family, friends and loved-ones whilst they are in hospital during the coronavirus outbreak.

Donation of plants keeps hospital site in full bloom

Added on April 17, 2020, in News - General News

Kehelland Trust Nursery donation aims to bring brightness and colour to the RCHT

Greeting patients with a smiling face

Added on April 10, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

Dr Annabel Dumont from the RCHT has found a way to maintain a personal connection with patients at this difficult time…

Open for Easter!

Added on April 9, 2020, in Service Updates - General News

Open for Easter! – GPs and pharmacies across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly will provide extra access over the bank holiday weekend

How you can help our colleagues during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Added on April 9, 2020, in Charity - Charity Fundraiser / How You Can Help / RCHT Charity

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity is sending a message of thanks to the local community for the support shown as the Trust continues to provide care to patients in Cornwall during the Covid19 pandemic.

Food, Glorious Food

Added on April 7, 2020, in News - Wellbeing

The community of Cornwall have been phenomenal and overwhelmed us with their generosity, kindness and practical offers of help and support. Thanks to a Crowdfunding page set up by owner of restaurant Canteen in St Agnes, Benn Quinn, almost £14,000 has been raised to go towards providing delicious meals for our brilliant colleagues.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals released from ‘special measures’

Added on April 6, 2020, in News - General News

Royal Cornwall Hospitals received the good news this week that the Trust had been released from the quality special measures that were imposed in 2017.

Changes to routine planned appointments and operations

Added on April 6, 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.