Press releases

10/04/20
Accessing eye care during the COVID-19 pandemic
09/04/20
How to help your local NHS and communities

Working together to ensure this exceptional community spirit helps and supports those in need.

09/04/20
An address by Maria Battle, Chair

On behalf of Hywel Dda University Health Board, thank you for everything you are all doing to support us.

08/04/20
GP Practices providing essential services

GP Practices are working hard to ensure that essential services continue to run for the communities they serve.

08/04/20
Maternity services visiting and birthing partner update
06/04/20
New look Ward 10 re-opens to patients

Following refurbishment Withybush Hospital’s Ward 10 will re-open on Monday, 6 April.

02/04/20
Hywel Dda COVID19 Fundraising Appeal

Our communities across Hywel Dda support and donations for our staff on the frontline has been amazing in response to the current pandemic.

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.

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. 

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

27/03/20
Supporting community pharmacies to support others

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

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.

24/03/20
Visiting restrictions during COVID19 Pandemic

Update on visiting restrictions from Hywel Dda Health Board

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

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

Our three County Councils consulted with leaders at; Hywel Dda University Health Board and MPs and AMs 

21/03/20
Putting our Coronavirus plans into action

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

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

Residents informed that the Minor Injuries Unit will temporarily close.

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.

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

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

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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.