Mental health teams commended for commitment to carers

THREE mental health teams have been recognised for their commitment to and support for carers and their families.

Specialist Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (Sp-CAMHS) Primary Mental Health team, Ty Helyg covering Ceredigion and Canolfan Gwlil covering a part of Carmarthen, have all achieved the Investors in Carers...

First joined-up cancer services plan for South West Wales

Health leaders in South West Wales are unveiling the first custom-made cancer services plan for people across the entire region.

ABM and Hywel Dda university health boards, with Swansea University, have designed an integrated and strategic way forward for non-surgical cancer services for the region’s million people over the next...

Residents urged to choose right health care option

Hywel Dda University Health Board is strongly advising residents living in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire to use alternative healthcare services in the community wherever possible due to significant pressures currently being experienced across our Emergency Departments.

During the recent festive period the Health...

Stolen chicken not fit for consumption

DYFED-Powys Police is warning that meat stolen during a burglary in Llanelli is not fit for consumption by humans.

Several bags of frozen chicken and other meat were taken from a shed in Queen Victoria Road some time over the past few days, along with a radio controlled car and an...

Newid gofal y GIG yn lleol

MAE Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda yn cychwyn ar ei gam nesaf o raglen i drawsnewid y ffordd y mae gofal wedi’i gynllunio, gofal brys ac argyfyngol a gofal cymunedol y GIG yn lleol yn cael eu darparu yn Sir Gaerfyrddin, Ceredigion a Sir Benfro.

Yn ystod yr haf, cynhaliwyd Sgwrs Fawr rhwng y BIP a’i staff, cleifion a...

Health board changing the shape of local NHS care

HYWEL Dda University Health Board is embarking on its next stage of a programme to transform the way local NHS planned, urgent and emergency, and community care is delivered in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, and Pembrokeshire.

During the summer, the UHB held a Big Conversation with staff, patients and service users, carers, partners...