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Nurse administers elderly patient COVID vaccination
Nurse administers elderly patient COVID vaccination
16/04/2021
Online form to request COVID vaccine appointment (groups 1 to 9)
3 nurses on a boat to Caldey Island to deliver the second round of vaccines
3 nurses on a boat to Caldey Island to deliver the second round of vaccines
14/04/2021
Vaccine programme returns to Caldey Island
Rapid COVID testing logo
Rapid COVID testing logo
14/04/2021
COVID-19 testing kits for people unable to work from home
Connect to wellbeing logo
Connect to wellbeing logo
08/04/2021
Track your wellbeing at the touch of a button

Our new Connect to Wellbeing app which is supporting the wellbeing of individuals.

Man getting vaccinated
Man getting vaccinated
07/04/2021
Third COVID-19 vaccine arrives in Wales

The third COVID-19 vaccine is being rolled-out across Wales from today with patients in Carmarthenshire becoming the first in the UK to receive it.

Nurses preparing vaccines
Nurses preparing vaccines
01/04/2021
Hywel Dda residents urged to contact health board to book a first vaccine dose
Sunset over the sea
Sunset over the sea
31/03/2021
Accessing urgent healthcare on holiday

Guidance for visitors has been produced to advise them on how to access COVID-19 testing and urgent health services while on holiday.

Nurse holding up vaccine vial
Nurse holding up vaccine vial
30/03/2021
Hywel Dda UHB encourages people to book second Pfizer vaccine appointment
Dr Doctor logo
Dr Doctor logo
26/03/2021
Digital Assessments extended to Hywel Dda UHB's Lymphoedema service
Sarah Portsmouth
Sarah Portsmouth
24/03/2021
"Don't wait. Make the most of life" says cancer survivor Sarah
Field Hospital interior
Field Hospital interior
24/03/2021
Three field hospitals to be decommissioned as health board reviews capacity
Artists impression of the new entrance at Glangwili Hospital
Artists impression of the new entrance at Glangwili Hospital
23/03/2021
Temporary change to main entrance access at Glangwili Hospital

The main entrance of Glangwili Hospital will be closed for five weeks as part of ongoing work to improve maternity facilities.

colourful confetti 
colourful confetti 
22/03/2021
High Sheriff of Dyfed Award Ceremony
Mr Sebastiani
Mr Sebastiani
22/03/2021
Bronglais Hospital has welcomed a new Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
Tea light candles with flame
Tea light candles with flame
19/03/2021
Chair's reflections and focus on recovery one year on

Maria Battle, Chair is reflecting on the last year as we reach the anniversary of the first UK stay-at-home instruction in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Pentre Awel project
Pentre Awel project
19/03/2021
UK and Welsh Government approval for Pentre Awel project

A multi-million pound Llanelli project has been approved by the UK Government and Welsh Government.

Lady receiving her vaccine from a member of the armed forces
Lady receiving her vaccine from a member of the armed forces
19/03/2021
Vaccine supply reassurance given by Hywel Dda

Those with a vaccine appointment scheduled are assured this will go ahead and should attend as planned.

NHS logo on nurses uniform
NHS logo on nurses uniform
17/03/2021
Restarting our hospital services

Reaching out to all patients whose operations have been delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic as we seek to restart as much planned surgery as possible.

Willow Daycare
Willow Daycare
15/03/2021
Willow Daycare at Glangwili General Hospital Now Open

A new creche is now open at Glangwili General Hospital with a discount available to NHS staff.

Coronavirus disease
Coronavirus disease
12/03/2021
Recognising the valuable work of healthcare science professionals during COVID-19