Bequests lead to MRI magic5 December 2023
Magical interactive games to play on the floor, impressive murals and virtual skylights – the new Trelawny Scanning Suite at Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro (RCHT) is bright and entertaining thanks to bequests made to the RCH Charity.
A Christmas box of kindness4 December 2023
The first Heart of Headland Boxes of Kindness are being given out to all new chemo and immunotherapy patients at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro (RCHT).
Community endoscopy service, bringing patient care closer to home24 November 2023
A community trans-nasal endoscopy service delivered from Bodmin Hospital is now available.
New RCHT pathology building confirmed15 November 2023
The RCHT has been granted full planning permission for its new state-of-the-art Pathology Building.
RCHT Postgrad Team hosts new format PACES exams14 November 2023
The postgraduate at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust (RCHT) is celebrating a highly successful ‘relaunch’ of the Practical Examination of Clinical Assessment Skills (PACES) exams which are hosted on behalf of the Royal College of Physicians (UK).
Boxes of chemo kindness6 November 2023
Specialist oncology nurse Amy Byfield knows how daunting it can be for patients when they arrive for their first chemotherapy session.
Upgraded Breast Cancer centre celebrated30 October 2023
A ribbon cutting ceremony has taken place to mark the successful completion of a 12-month equipment replacement and upgrade at our dedicated breast cancer centre.
Treasury approval secured for Women and Children’s Hospital26 October 2023
In a joint letter to our MPs, local councillors and partner organisations in Cornwall and Scilly, Steve Williamson, CEO at RCHT and Tim Chell, Regional Director of BAM have welcomed
Nuclear Medicine Project – Construction Works Underway16 October 2023
Construction works to replace an end-of-life Gamma Camera and to refurbish the dispensary in the Nuclear Medicine Department in the basement of the Royal Cornwall Hospital’s Tower Block get underway this week.