Press releases

27/08/20
Faugh a Ballagh!

We’d like to express our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to members of the Royal Irish Regiment who have been pivotal in supporting our COVID-19 testing programme over the last few months.

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26/08/20
Protecting our essential services this bank holiday

Healthcare professionals are urging people to plan ahead before the bank holiday weekend and to use self-care and community based services wherever possible.

26/08/20
Change to Aberystwyth COVID-19 testing location

Aberystwyth testing facility is moving from its current temporary venue (Plascrug Leisure Centre) to Canolfan Rheidol as a drive-through facility (through a booked appointment). 

20/08/20
Get involved with this year's #NHSVirtualPride

Hywel Dda University Health Board is proud to be part of NHS Wales’s collaboration with Pride Cymru to mark NHS Wales Virtual Pride Week (24 – 30 August), celebrating diversity and inclusion in the NHS workforce and our communities.

14/08/20
Pilot launched to increase support for unpaid carers

A project to help unpaid carers to gain access to information and support has launched across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire.

12/08/20
New online service to monitor heart health between appointments

We have introduced Digital Assessments; a new way to help patients keep us informed about their health in-between appointments.

04/08/20
Accessing urgent healthcare on holiday

Healthcare professionals across mid and west Wales have produced guidance for visitors to the region to advise them on how to access urgent health services while on holiday.