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28/11/2020
COVID-19 patients isolated at Llandovery and Ammanford hospitals

The situation at Llandovery Community Hospital and Amman Valley Hospital is being closely monitored.

27/11/2020
Health care apprentices praised for testing support

Local health care apprentices have been praised for their pivotal role in supporting the COVID-19 testing programme.

26/11/2020
New permanent walk-in test centre opens in Aberystwyth

People in Aberystwyth with symptoms of COVID-19 now have access to a permanent walk-in testing facility.

26/11/2020
Flu vaccination sessions held to protect carers

Flu vaccination sessions specifically for domiciliary care workers and residential care home staff in the county are being held for the first time.

Coronavirus disease
Coronavirus disease
26/11/2020
Immunisers urgently needed to join COVID-19 vaccination programme

Urgent plea for registered health care professionals to join its COVID-19 immunisation team.

24/11/2020
Testing to be provided more locally to Keep Cardigan Safe

Tests for people with COVID-19 symptoms will be available to book in Cardigan from today (24 November 2020).

Model of a skull
Model of a skull
23/11/2020
Mental health 'Twilight Sanctuary' pilot launches in Pembrokeshire
21/11/2020
COVID-19 patients isolated at Llandovery Hospital

Llandovery Hospital has isolated a number of patients who have tested positive for COVID-19. All patients are stable and being cared for in isolation and according to COVID-19 and infection prevention guidelines, with appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment and social distancing.

Child at the orthodontist
Child at the orthodontist
20/11/2020
New NHS dental service for South Ceredigion

Ceredigion residents are to benefit from a new NHS dental practice opening in Cardigan on 2 December 2020.

20/11/2020
Annual Their Love Still Shines service online service announced

The annual Their Love Still Shines service will be held as a virtual memorial service this year at 6.30pm on Monday 30 November 2020.

Coronavirus disease
Coronavirus disease
12/11/2020
Praise for Ceredigion residents from COVID partnership

Multi-agency partnership in Ceredigion praises the population for their efforts in keeping their communities safe.

Hywel Dda COVID update
Hywel Dda COVID update
12/11/2020
Update for patients of Neyland and Johnston GP Practice
10/11/2020
Help to shape future pharmacy services

Invite for the people from Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire to give their views on community pharmacy services.

10/11/2020
Health Board to open two Field Hospitals in Llanelli and Pembrokeshire

Following an extensive period of planning and preparation, step-down patients will be among the first to be admitted to new field hospitals.

Glangwili Hospital sign
Glangwili Hospital sign
09/11/2020
Glangwili General Hospital temporary changes to reduce risk of COVID-19

Temporary changes are being made at two wards in Glangwili General Hospital, Carmarthen, to protect patients and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

06/11/2020
Digital assessments extended to Ophthalmology patients

In addition to our Heart Function Service, suitable Ophthalmology patients are now able to use Digital Assessments to keep their healthcare team informed about their health in-between appointments.

colourful confetti 
colourful confetti 
03/11/2020
Celebrating Investors in Carers Successes

Hywel Dda University Health Board would like to congratulate several teams in our counties for their recent success in obtaining their Investors in Carers awards.