News

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St Michael’s Hospital investment will enable more patients to be treated at Cornwall’s centre of excellence for orthopaedic care

Added on August 16, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

The £4 million investment means that even more people can receive planned orthopaedic care at the Hayle site.

Trusted Assessor role to improve hospital care for nursing home residents

Added on August 13, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

This new role will improve the coordination of care for patients admitted from care homes and help reduce delays when they are ready to be discharged.

Tackling patient transport delays

Added on August 6, 2018, in News - General News / Trust Improvement

Read how we’re working to get patients home or to community hospitals more quickly.

Cornish Mutual Members donate £2k to The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal

Added on August 1, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Cornish Mutual has donated more than £2,000 to The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal. The money was raised through donations from Cornish Mutual Members, made at the Royal Cornwall Show in June.

Gold-standard wards at Royal Cornwall Hospitals

Added on July 27, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Three of our wards have achieved ASPIRE GOLD accreditation.

New Quality Ambassador programme launched

Added on July 27, 2018, in News - Trust Improvement

Our new quality ambassadors will lead change and improve the quality of our services.

One+All | We Care Staff Awards 2018

Added on July 26, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements / Working for us

As the NHS turns 70, we’re hoping for a bumper crop of nominations for our One+All | We Care Awards this year.

Great Excitement as St Michael’s Super Summer Fete Starts Again

Added on July 23, 2018, in Event - St Michael’s Hospital

There is expected to be much excited anticipation in the communities of Hayle and wider West Cornwall as news spreads of the return of the fondly remembered St Michael’s Hospital Summer Fete which will take place on Sunday 19th August between 1pm and 5pm.

Award win for ‘Leaking the news’!

Added on July 23, 2018, in Awards - Awards and Achievements / Trust Improvement

An innovative series of infection prevention roadshows have seen Lead Nurse Educator at RCHT, Louisa Forbes, recently announced as a national 2018 Antibiotic Guardian Award winner.

School’s out – minors are in!

Added on July 19, 2018, in Alerts - General News

The school holidays are only just starting to get into full swing …