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Ward closure update

Added on August 14, 2020, in Alerts - Alerts

The two wards closed after damage caused in one of of the buildings at the Royal Cornwall Hospital at Treliske on Thursday have re-opened.

14 August 2020 – Due to damage caused, two wards were closed which has affected the Emergency and X-ray departments.

Added on August 14, 2020, in Alerts - Alerts

Due to damage caused to one of the buildings at the Royal Cornwall Hospital at Treliske on Thursday two wards were closed which has affected the Emergency and X-ray departments.

Everyone’s a winner in the RCHT Charity Thank you staff draw!

Added on August 13, 2020, in Charity - Hospital Heroes / RCHT Charity

The RCHT Charity team are hearing more and more how much ALL nominees feel like winners after…

NHS Kernow launches COVID-19 children and young people health and care survey

Added on August 5, 2020, in News - Patient Care

Many children and young people’s physical and mental health services across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly have been providing online and…

Tackling the fear of the unknown for hospital visits

Added on August 5, 2020, in Charity - RCHT Charity / Where Your Money Goes

The prospect of a hospital visit can be daunting for many people, young and old. For patients with a learning disability or autism being familiar with…

10 lucky winners of Thank you prizes in staff draw

Added on July 30, 2020, in Charity - Where Your Money Goes

Draw four of the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity Covid 19 Staff Thank You Prize Draw.

Gardens in full bloom – greenspaces around RCHT get a summer makeover to help celebrate Year of the Nurse and the Midwife

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

Exciting work around our hospitals’ greenspaces is currently underway, having previously been delayed due to lockdown. As we continue into the summer months, gardeners at the Royal Cornwall Hospital have been busy transforming the JK Memorial Garden, as well as the area outside the Dermatology department, to ensure our environments are as welcoming as possible for our patients and our colleagues.

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity – Search for a Star!

Added on July 17, 2020, in Charity - Hospital Heroes

Always fancies your chances at Britain’s Got Talent? Feel sure that all the chairs would be turning for you on The Voice? Now’s your chance to shine!

Butterfly Cornwall support creation of Quiet Room

Added on July 16, 2020, in - RCHT Charity / Where Your Money Goes

Donations to the Cornwall Butterfly Fund are continuing to make a difference across the Trust for patients and their families.

10 lucky winners of Thank you prizes in staff draw

Added on July 16, 2020, in Charity - Hospital Heroes / RCHT Charity

Draw three of the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity Covid 19 Staff Thank You Prize Draw.