Caroline Ellis, a Memory Assessment Nurse at Bodmin Community Hospital was recently invited to give a presentation at a high-profile conference in London to raise awareness of an innovative project she set up in Cornwall.
Although statistics show that people are living longer, they are not necessarily living healthier says Helen Lyndon, a Nurse Consultant for older people in Cornwall.
Cornwall was the destination for a recent visit by Suzanne Rastrick, NHS England’s Chief Allied Health Professions Officer. The two-day visit started with a conference held at New County Hall in Truro, where Suzanne was the key note speaker.
Students at Wadebridge School are set to benefit from the opening of a new centre that offers professional support and advice on a range of educational and health related topics.
Patients at Bodmin Community Hospital are now benefitting from a recently opened garden and recreational area.
Falmouth Hospital which is run by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has today (22 May 2017) reopened the inpatient ward. The ward was temporarily closed in October to allow refurbishment works to be safely undertaken. One of the hospitals major responsibilities is rehabilitation.
A big farewell was recently given to hospital administrator Jan Radley in recognition of her long term service at Camborne Redruth Community Hospital.
Sally Ann (Sam) McDonald has left the Trust after a 40 year career working in the NHS across Cornwall. Although officially retiring last year, Sam returned to work part time for the Falls Team having been a team member for the last seven years.
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been recognised and applauded for having excellent sustainability reporting in place as part of their Annual Report.
Don’t spend your Easter Holiday bank holiday waiting in the emergency department to get sprains, strains and broken bones fixed.