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Walk-in testing now available for Aberystwyth

From Wednesday 30 September 2020, people in Aberystwyth with symptoms of COVID-19 can access testing (through a booked appointment) via a temporary walk-in facility in the town.

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colourful confetti 
EIP team reaches final of Advancing Healthcare Awards 2020

A big congratulations to the Early Intervention in Psychosis (EIP) team for becoming a finalist in the Advancing Healthcare Awards 2020 for their work on the Employment Support Project.

Coronavirus disease
Coronavirus disease
Health board provides assurance to local residents following Llanelli lockdown restrictions
New local restrictions for large area of Llanelli
Launch of NHS COVID-19 app in Wales and England

The NHS COVID-19 app launches on 24th September across Wales and England and will be an important way to help keep Wales safe.

Nurse providing a COVID test in the drive thru centre
Nurse providing a COVID test in the drive thru centre
Llanelli residents urged to get tested if they have Covid 19 symptoms
Hywel Dda COVID update
Hywel Dda COVID update
Face coverings required at all Hywel Dda hospitals and health care facilities
Hywel Dda COVID update
Hywel Dda COVID update
Public Health Wales statement on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Public Health Wales regrets to announce that there has been a data breach involving the personally identifiable data of Welsh residents who have tested positive for COVID-19.

Are you eligible for a free flu vaccine?

Protecting your health and the health of those around you is more important than ever and getting your flu vaccine is a key part of this.

Nurse providing a COVID test in the drive thru centre
Nurse providing a COVID test in the drive thru centre
Partners working to support national problems with booking COVID tests

Whilst there are some problems across the UK in the booking of local COVID-19 tests; Hywel Dda University Health Board is assuring people that local tests are being carried out in all three counties.

Crimestoppers asks residents to be vigilant to organised crime and speak up to stop exploitation