WORKFORCE: Nick Macklin will be joining the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust as director of human resources and organisational development next week, board papers report.

In her report to March’s board meeting chief executive Lezli Boswell said: “Nick is currently in a similar role at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust having worked in the NHS and public sector for the past 20 years.

“He brings with him a valuable background of workforce and organisational development in a successful NHS Foundation Trust.”