August 2018

Teenagers launch Break the Bottle to encourage peers to talk openly about emotions and mental health

Added on 22/08/2018, in News - News

One Vision, part of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Health and Care Partnership, is an ambitious plan to bring together all of the people and services that work with and support children and young people and break down the barriers that stop every each and every child from enjoying a safe and healthy lifestyle with equal opportunities to a brighter future.

Social prescribing is just what the doctor ordered

Added on 15/08/2018, in News - News

Did you know that alcohol, smoking, physical inactivity and social isolation contribute to five diseases which cause 75 per cent of premature death and disability?

Trusted Assessor role to improve hospital care for nursing home residents

Added on 13/08/2018, in News - News

A new role has been established at the Royal Cornwall Hospital which will improve the coordination of care for patients admitted from care homes and help to reduce any delays when they are ready to be discharged.

Cornwall pilots digital technology to speed up hospital discharges

Added on 06/08/2018, in News - News

We already know that reducing long stays in hospital is good for people and that too many people are unnecessarily remaining in hospital when they don’t need to.