Press releases

Loved and Lost Baby Service Postponed
Loved and Lost Baby Service Postponed
31/03/20
Loved and Lost Baby Service Postponed

We are sorry to have to inform you that we have had to defer this year’s ‘Loved and Lost Baby Service which was due to be held on Saturday 11th of April, at the Chapel/Quiet Room, Glangwili General Hospital, Carmarthen.

A message from Chief Executive Steve Moore
A message from Chief Executive Steve Moore
30/03/20
A message from Chief Executive Steve Moore
Use of three facilities in Ceredigion agreed in response to COVID-19
Use of three facilities in Ceredigion agreed in response to COVID-19
30/03/20
Use of three facilities in Ceredigion agreed in response to COVID-19

Ceredigion County Council and Hywel Dda University Health Board (UHB) are working together in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Bluestone National Park Resort joins battle against COVID-19
Bluestone National Park Resort joins battle against COVID-19
27/03/20
Bluestone National Park Resort joins battle against COVID-19

Bluestone National Park Resort is to become a Recovery Centre for patients in Pembrokeshire

Supporting community pharmacies to support others
Supporting community pharmacies to support others
27/03/20
Supporting community pharmacies to support others

Temporary operational changes to community pharmacies during the COVID-19 pandemic

A message from our Chief Executive
A message from our Chief Executive
25/03/20
A message from our Chief Executive

Please watch and share: At this difficult time, our Chief Executive Steve Moore reaches out to our staff and communities.

Visiting restrictions during COVID19 Pandemic
Visiting restrictions during COVID19 Pandemic
24/03/20
Visiting restrictions during COVID19 Pandemic

Update on visiting restrictions from Hywel Dda Health Board

Council converts buildings to create NHS beds for COVID-19
Council converts buildings to create NHS beds for COVID-19
23/03/20
Council converts buildings to create NHS beds for COVID-19

Carmarthenshire County Council is working to put hundreds of additional beds in place

Challenges arising from sudden surge in tourism
Challenges arising from sudden surge in tourism
22/03/20
Challenges arising from sudden surge in tourism

Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire County Councils consulted with leaders at; Hywel Dda University Health Board and MPs and AMs 

Putting our Coronavirus plans into action
Putting our Coronavirus plans into action
21/03/20
Putting our Coronavirus plans into action

Preparations for managing the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak has begun to enact plans

Temporary closure of Llandovery Minor Injuries Unit
Temporary closure of Llandovery Minor Injuries Unit
19/03/20
Temporary closure of Llandovery Minor Injuries Unit

Residents informed that the Minor Injuries Unit will temporarily close.

Working in partnership to protect our communities
Working in partnership to protect our communities
18/03/20
Working in partnership to protect our communities

Everything that needs to be done will be done, to protect communities in west Wales.

Public asked to work with local NHS
Public asked to work with local NHS
16/03/20
Public asked to work with local NHS

Thanks given to patients and the public for their understanding and patience.

Second Llandovery public drop-in to be rescheduled
Second Llandovery public drop-in to be rescheduled
16/03/20
Second Llandovery public drop-in to be rescheduled

Plans to hold a second public drop-in event in Llandovery have been postponed.

Latest from Public Health Wales about COVID-19
Latest from Public Health Wales about COVID-19
16/03/20
Latest from Public Health Wales about COVID-19
Protecting our communities from Coronavirus
Protecting our communities from Coronavirus
10/03/20
Protecting our communities from Coronavirus

Two Coronavirus Testing Units (CTUs) opened to help our communities during the COVID-19 outbreak.

New orthodontic provider for our residents
New orthodontic provider for our residents
09/03/20
New orthodontic provider for our residents

Orthodontic services given through a new provider from April 1 2020.

Planting together for our children's future
Planting together for our children's future
06/03/20
Planting together for our children's future

Press release: Pembrokeshire County Council

Nurses go digital to improve patient experience
Nurses go digital to improve patient experience
25/02/20
Nurses go digital to improve patient experience

Withybush ward chosen to pilot the first phase of a national project aimed to transform nursing documentation

Our Health Board signs TUC's Dying to Work Charter
Our Health Board signs TUC's Dying to Work Charter
17/02/20
Our Health Board signs TUC's Dying to Work Charter

We are the latest employer to sign up to a charter aimed at helping employees who become terminally ill at work.