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Hywel Dda COVID update
Hywel Dda COVID update
Temporary change for patients of Neyland and Johnson GP Surgery
Online service extended to 6,000 dermatology patients in Hywel Dda UHB
Glangwili Hospital sign
Glangwili Hospital sign
Second CT scanner installed at Glangwili Hospital to help reduce waiting times

Glangwili Hospital in Carmarthen has installed a second, temporary CT scanner to help reduce waiting times.

Hywel Dda COVID update
Hywel Dda COVID update
COVID-19 patients isolated at Bronglais Hospital

Bronglais Hospital, Aberystwyth has isolated a small number of patients who have tested positive for COVID-19.

Accessing planned and emergency care in Hywel Dda UHB during the circuit breaker
Ceredigion GP practices come together to encourage patients to get their flu vaccination
Hywel Dda COVID update
Hywel Dda COVID update
Prince Philip Hospital temporary changes to reduce risk of COVID-19

Temporary changes are being made at two wards in Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli, to protect patients and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Gentleman walking through hospital ward
Gentleman walking through hospital ward
Health Board supports World Thrombosis Day

Hywel Dda University Health Board is supporting an international campaign to help prevent patients from being affected by blood clots while in hospital.

Model of a skull
Model of a skull
Gorwelion Community Mental Health Centre extends opening hours

Aberystwyth’s Community Mental Health Centre will now be available to people for longer thanks new opening hours.

Coronavirus disease
Coronavirus disease
Llanelli restrictions 'helping control' high COVID-19 cases

The people of Llanelli are helping to control the rate of Covid-19 infections in the area, but more needs to be done before restrictions can be lifted.

Performance improvement heralds good news for Hywel Dda UHB

Hywel Dda University Health Board says it is thanks to the hard work of its staff that it has moved out of targeted intervention with the Welsh Government.

Pharmacy: delivering a healthier Wales

Pharmacy professionals across primary, secondary and community care sectors are being urged to help overhaul pharmacy services across Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion, and deliver a bold vision that will design services around patient needs.

NHS Wales General Management Graduate Programme launched for future leaders

The search has begun for future leaders of NHS Wales with the launch of the NHS Wales General Management Graduate Programme. 

Nurse providing a COVID test in the drive thru centre
Nurse providing a COVID test in the drive thru centre
Llanelli testing centre move

The Llanelli based COVID-19 drive-through testing centre will move from Parc y Scarlets Car Park B, to Dafen Yard, Heol Cropin, Dafen, SA14 8QW from tomorrow morning (Tuesday October 06 2020).

Coronavirus disease
Coronavirus disease
Cardiff Medical Students support Hywel Dda throughout lockdown

A group of third year students from Cardiff University School of Medicine remained in Hywel Dda throughout the lockdown to work as Health Care Support Workers.

Loved Forever – Virtual Baby Memorial Service

Hywel Dda University Health Board will hold its annual baby memorial service on Wednesday 14 October 2020 at 6.30pm.