Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust (RCHT) have been presented with a "Journey to Brilliant " strategy for 2019 to 2022. RCHT provide acute and emergency services to two thirds off Cornwall's population. "Journey to Brilliant " is an important document with a series of aspirations and raises series concerns. Read our thoughts on "Journey to Brilliant".
Giant birthday cards signed by grateful members of the public were presented to all our local hospitals.
West Cornwall HeathWatch August statement expressing major concerns about patient access to NHS services.
Our NHS needs 20% more funding by 2020 – The NHS needs a significant cash injection now to reverse the decline in care.
Our NHS cannot be saved without more money. That’s why we’re asking the Government to commit to increasing funding by 20%, by 2020.
West Cornwall HealthWatch article for the Cornishman, April 2018.
West Cornwall HealthWatch's press release concerning the chaos surrounding the setting up of a shadow Accountable Care System for Cornwall.
WCHW 2018 AGM including a discussion about what is happening in Cornwall's health and social care, led by Councillor Loveday Jenkin and journalist Graham Smith.
Cornishman article from West Cornwall HealthWatch about why it is difficult to integrate health and social care in Cornwall. The latest proposal to set up an Accountable Care System.
A letter from West Cornwall HealthWatch in response to the 2017/18 consultation about radiotherapy services in Cornwall, where we fully support the existing service and oppose any reduction in this service.