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Parliamentary Awards 2020 – Lifetime Achievement – Giles Maskell

Added on December 1, 2020, in News - Awards and Achievements

RCHT Consultant Radiologist chosen as South West Regional Winner for Lifetime Achievement Award

New resus ready to welcome first patients

Added on November 11, 2020, in News - Emergency Department / Patient Care / Trust Improvement

If you’ve been wondering what’s behind the building site hoarding next to the Emergency Department at the Royal Cornwall Hospital, you can take a peek with our behind-the-scenes 3D virtual tour.

Cornwall Needs You Now – call for more social care and health workers

Added on November 10, 2020, in News - Working for us

Cornwall Council, independent social care providers and the NHS are calling for more social care and health professionals to join the sector as part of a joint recruitment drive launched today (November 9).

Moving online increases participation in public Trust Board meetings

Added on November 2, 2020, in News - Trust Board

The coronavirus pandemic has changed everyone’s lives and like all workplaces we have had to adapt to social distancing and remote working.

NHS staff call on residents and holidaymakers for support after a spike in admissions

Added on October 27, 2020, in Alerts - Alerts

NHS staff call on residents and holidaymakers for support after a spike in admissions

RCHT helps to put national spotlight on Down’s Syndrome campaign

Added on October 27, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

The midwifery and communications teams at RCHT have helped local mum Becca Hulbert launch a campaign to get the nation thinking about the way we talk to, and about, people who have Down’s Syndrome.

Change to Tower Block entrance as building works get underway

Added on October 21, 2020, in News - Patient Experience

We’ve started work at the Royal Cornwall Hospital to make way for a modular ward building in the area in front of the Tower Block and Princess Alexandra Wing at the Royal Cornwall Hospital.

Coming together to Pause and Reflect

Added on October 20, 2020, in Event - Events

Staff at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals are inviting health and care colleagues and members of the public across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly to join them this Thursday…


Added on October 15, 2020, in Charity - Fundraising / How You Can Help / RCHT Charity

London to Paris Sept 2021, 237 miles cycle ride for RCHT Charity.

Cardiac rehabilitation programme wins BMJ award

Added on October 9, 2020, in Awards - Patient Care / Research

A home-based rehabilitation programme that could help thousands of heart failure patients to achieve a better quality of life has won a prestigious BMJ award.