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  • Artwork capture life through a lens at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd

    Tuesday, 9 July 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    Inspired life through a lens artwork by children and young people has been officially celebrated in the hospital grounds which breathed life into the project. 
     
     

  • Health Minister responds to Francis report with commitment to safe and compassionate care

    Tuesday, 9 July 2013, Welsh Government
    New measures to ensure the safety and quality of care delivered by the NHS in Wales will be proposed later today (9 July) by Health Minister Mark Drakeford.

  • Happy 65th birthday to the NHS

    Friday, 5 July 2013, Welsh Government
    Health Minister Mark Drakeford has wished the NHS a happy 65th birthday, calling it “a modern miracle, born in Wales and sustained by those who work in it”.
     

  • Keep cool during hot weather

    Friday, 5 July 2013, Welsh Government
    As the temperatures rise, Wales’ Chief Medical Officer is reminding everyone to keep safe in the sun.
     

  • Extra funding to help councils meet £50-a-week care cap

    Friday, 5 July 2013, Welsh Government
    The Health Minister and Deputy Minister for Social Services have agreed to provide an additional £3.2 million a year to local authorities in Wales to ensure that the £50-a-week cap on home care charges remains sustainable for the future.
     

  • Care Council funding agreed

    Wednesday, 3 July 2013, Welsh Government
    The Welsh Government has confirmed funding of over £10 million for the Care Council for Wales for 2013-14 to regulate the social care workforce and ensuring workers receive appropriate training and qualifications.

  • Historic day for organ donation in Wales

    Tuesday, 2 July 2013, Welsh Government
    The National Assembly for Wales has today (Tuesday 2 July) passed a landmark Bill to change the system of organ donation in Wales.  Wales will now become the first UK nation to introduce a soft opt-out system of organ donation.

  • Official Opening of the Peter Maddison Rheumatology Centre

    Tuesday, 2 July 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    The new Peter Maddison Rheumatology Centre at Llandudno Hospital will be officially opened on 4 July 2013 by Professor Peter Maddison.
     

  • EU boost to help people stay in work in North West Wales

    Tuesday, 2 July 2013, Welsh Government
    Finance Minister, Jane Hutt, will today announce a £1m boost to help people with health conditions to remain in work.

  • Welsh for Adults Department - Tutor, Class & Learner of the Year Awards Grŵp Llandrillo Menai: Coleg Menai

    Thursday, 27 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    Coleg Menai Welsh learners celebrated success recently at the first ever Welsh for Adults Awards Ceremony, held at Y Galeri, Caernarfon. 

  • Strengthening social services regulation in Wales

    Thursday, 27 June 2013, Welsh Government
    The Deputy Minister for Social Services has set out her plans to strengthen the regulation of social services in Wales, including a new college of social care and a shift to measuring outcomes rather than minimum standards.
     

  • Acute medical staff plan ahead for new home base

    Tuesday, 25 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    A hospital department’s preparation for a new home has allowed them to look into the future for planning care for today.

  • New website for Cancer Patients in North Wales

    Monday, 24 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    Thursday July 4th will see the launch of an innovative website for people in North Wales who have been affected by cancer or who have an interest in cancer care.

  • Contractors take to the clouds to help care for young cancer patients

    Friday, 21 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    The sky’s no limit for a band of brothers who stepped out into the unknown to help NHS staff caring for children with cancer.
     

  • Breastfeeding Awareness Month

    Friday, 21 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    June 2013 is Breastfeeding Awareness Month, and to celebrate Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board have created a Facebook and Twitter account to help promote breastfeeding in North Wales.
     

  • Audit shows patient experience continues to improve

    Friday, 21 June 2013, Welsh Government
    Patient satisfaction on aspects of care including nutrition, personal hygiene, dignity in care and communication with staff continues to improve according to the latest report from the Chief Nursing Officer for Wales.
     

  • Minister promotes learning disability awareness

    Wednesday, 19 June 2013, Welsh Government
    A project funded by the Welsh Government to promote learning disability awareness and accessible information has been celebrated in an event in Cardiff Bay.
     

  • New food labelling system given green light

    Wednesday, 19 June 2013, Welsh Government
    People will now find it easier to make healthier choices about the food they eat thanks to a new, consistent front of pack food nutritional label.
     

  • Safeguarding panel appointed

    Wednesday, 19 June 2013, Welsh Government
    Four experts have been appointed to a safeguarding advisory panel to look at how the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Bill can strengthen adult and child safeguarding and protection arrangements in Wales.
     

  • Emergency Quarters update

    Tuesday, 18 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    A major North Wales hospital development is changing the skyline of the site... for the better.

  • Minister launches All Wales Continence Bundle

    Monday, 17 June 2013, Welsh Government
    The Health Minister Mark Drakeford has applauded the development of a package to improve the dignity of adult patients across Wales.
     

  • NHS Wales staff mark Falls Awareness Week

    Monday, 17 June 2013, 1000 Lives Plus
    NHS Wales staff across the country will be supporting Age UK’s Falls Awareness Week 2013, this week (17-21 June 2013). The aim of the awareness-raising campaign is get people to put their ‘best foot forward’ by keeping their feet healthy to prevent falls in later life.

  • Put your best foot forward for falls week!

    Monday, 17 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
    Falls aren’t an inevitable part of getting older - that’s the key message of this year’s Falls Awareness Week.

  • Hospital staff celebrate first anniversary of new-look home

    Friday, 14 June 2013, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
     
    Hospital staff are celebrating the first anniversary of a major development which changed the way they worked for the better. Ysbyty Glan Clwyd  staff are looking back at their first year of work in the hospital’s redeveloped theatre complex.
     

  • Effective support for carers

    Thursday, 13 June 2013, Welsh Government
    Deputy Minister for Social Services Gwenda Thomas has marked Carers Week by launching the refreshed Carers Strategy for Wales at a conference organised by the Newport Carers Forum.

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