News

Find out more about our latest news, awards and developments from around the Trust. You can also find guidance and contacts if you have a media enquiry or filming request.

Low Level Activity Sessions

Added on October 17, 2017, in Event - Cove

Wednesday 1st November 2017 – The Cove Macmillan Cancer Support Centre

Health and Well-being Event

Added on October 17, 2017, in Event - Cove

Wednesday 1st November 13.00 – 16.00, The Cove Macmillan Support Centre, Royal Cornwall Hospital

Old Pounds for New Life

Added on October 17, 2017, in News - BABA

Organisers of a Cornish charity are asking everyone to empty their pockets, check down the back of the sofa and shake out the contents of their piggy banks to seek out any old pound coins that might still be lurking.

‘Relay McRelayface’ swim channel for BABA

Added on October 12, 2017, in News - BABA / RCHT Charity

On Saturday 16th September, Don Hutchison, Andrea Ayres, Kate Robarts and Nicola Naunton – making up team ‘Relay McRelayface’ – completed their swim across the Channel.

The work of RCHT’s chronic illness services highlighted by national publication…

Added on October 12, 2017, in News - Medicine

‘ME Essential’, a national magazine that covers news and stories specific to the study and treatment of chronic illnesses, has recently highlighted the work of Carol Wilson, Specialty Lead & Clinical Specialist Therapist for the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME Service, based here at RCHT.

Flying in the pink for Breast Cancer Research

Added on October 11, 2017, in News - RCHT Charity

A Cornish travel company will be supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month with some unusual additions to their uniforms throughout the month of October.

Care Quality Commission reports

Added on October 5, 2017, in News - General News

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published its report on Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust following the inspection in July 2017. At the same time the CQC has also published the report of a review it conducted in April on the wider health and social care system in Cornwall.

Recognising extraordinary care and support with this month’s IWL ‘Thank You’ award…

Added on September 26, 2017, in Award - Maternity & Neonatal Services

Improving Working Lives (IWL) Committee Member Linda Carpenter was joined by HR Director Catrin Asbrey to meet the recipient of the individual September IWL ‘Thank You’ award.

Critical Care leading the way in recognition of outstanding practice

Added on September 18, 2017, in Award - Awards and Achievements

The Critical Care success tree was first launched in July of this year and has already proven to be a success worthy of its own name.

More national awards successes!

Added on September 14, 2017, in News - Awards and Achievements

November is set to be an exciting prospect for local and national awards. Hot on the heels of news of shortlisting in four categories for this year’s Nursing Times Awards, it’s been revealed this week that two teams are through to the finals of the prestigious Health Service Journal Awards.