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Breaking ground for Cornwall’s innovate IMPACT hub

Added on May 31, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

Breaking ground for Cornwall’s innovate IMPACT hub

Digital x-ray equipment comes to Mid, North and East Cornwall

Added on May 31, 2019, in News - Clinical Imaging / Trust Improvement

An exciting programme of investment is bringing digital x-ray equipment to St Austell, Bodmin and Stratton hospitals over the coming year.

Brilliant new facilities on the way at Helston Birth Centre

Added on May 29, 2019, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

There’s great news for parents in Helston and the surrounding area as work is underway on a refurbishment of the Birth Centre at Helston Community Hospital.

Paw use of leads means thousands of dog owners risk serious hand injuries

Added on May 28, 2019, in News - General News / Surgical Services

With new figures suggesting that thousands of dog owners across the UK may be suffering serious hand injuries caused by dog leads and collars, the British Society for Surgery of the Hand is urging pet owners to take care to avoid ending up in the dog house.

Generous donations from Breanick Lodge and the Cornwall Mark Benevolent Fund provide support for children’s diabetes charity…

Added on May 16, 2019, in News - Patient Experience / Womens and Children’s Services

Members of the Breanick Lodge and the Deputy Provincial Grand Master for the Cornwall Mark Freemasons were greeted at the Diabetes Centre at the Royal Cornwall Hospital this past week.

Hospital wrapped in a knitted hug!

Added on May 14, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

When Cornwall’s crafters heard ‘the call to needles’ they responded in their thousands, knitting and crocheting a mass of butterflies to create what must be the longest line of knitted butterfly bunting that Cornwall, and perhaps the country, has ever witnessed!

WHOSE SHOES

Added on May 14, 2019, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services

Co-designed solutions #MindNBodyCornwall Mental Health & Wellbeing Support, Educate, Empower.

Dancing Spectacular Raises Thousands for Hospitals Charity

Added on May 10, 2019, in News - RCHT Charity

Near to £30,000 has been raised by dancers in Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity ‘Come Dance With Us’ Strictly style event, sponsored by Truro based Independent Financial Advisers, Worldwide Financial Planning.

Maternity team’s challenge for International Day of the Midwife

Added on May 8, 2019, in News - Maternity & Neonatal Services / Patient Experience

A brilliant show of teamwork by maternity service colleagues cycling from Truro Birth Centre to Penrice Birth Centre to celebrate International Day of the Midwife on Sunday 5 May and to mark the resumption of 24/7 midwife cover at the St Austell Centre.

Breast cancer services are modernising at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust

Added on May 3, 2019, in News - Clinical Imaging / Patient Experience / Trust Improvement

A new breast cancer clinic is launching at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) to meet the growing demand of people requiring a specialist appointment.