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30/07/2021
Cwm Taf Morgannwg patients and clinicians positive about video consultations

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board’s health professionals have conducted over 17,500 video consultations (VCs) with patients over the past 11 months and, according to new research, both patients and clinicians are very positive about the service.

30/07/2021
Online mental health support service sees a 46 percent rise in people seeking support as more people access NHS services digitally

An online mental health and wellbeing service has seen a 46% increase in the number of people in the Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board area seeking support as lockdown restrictions ease across the country.

27/07/2021
Annual General Meeting Notice – 29 July 2021

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, 29 July 2021 at 2:00 pm

27/07/2021
Board Meeting Notice – 29 July 2021

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board will be held on Thursday, 29 July 2021 at 10:00 am. 

19/07/2021
Ty Enfys at Keir Hardie Health Park welcomes back service users to the state of the art unit

Today (July 19) , the doors re-opened at Ty Enfys (previously day unit 2) in Keir Hardie Health Park and welcomed back service users to the state of the art unit.  Ty Enfys is a day unit based within Keir Hardie Health Park in Merthyr Tydfil and supports those living with dementia in the Merthyr and Cynon locality and their families. The unit is based on person-centred care and is filled with the things of life, activities and colours to keep people engaged and functioning to the optimum.

Merthyr Tydfil
15/07/2021
Community Navigators provide vital support to help vulnerable people in Bridgend

A community team in Bridgend is providing vital support to people who need help with their health and wellbeing responding to more than 4,000 calls during the past 10 months. 

Bridgend
14/07/2021
Memorial bench for father and son unveiled at Royal Glamorgan Hospital

A beautiful bench created in memory of a father and his baby son has been unveiled in the grounds of the Royal Glamorgan Hospital, outside the department where the baby passed away. 

Rhondda Cynon Taf
13/07/2021
Cwm Taf Morgannwg UHB is seeking applications for a new Independent Member

Cwm Taf Morgannwg UHB is seeking applications for a new Independent Member (General and Corporate Business) for its Board.

National
12/07/2021
The Prince of Wales visits Y Bwthyn NGS Macmillan Specialist Palliative Care Unit

Staff, patients and their loved ones were delighted to receive a visit by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to the newly developed state-of-the–art palliative care unit in the Royal Glamorgan Hospital this week  

Rhondda Cynon Taf
12/07/2021
Midwife organises raffle for birthing pool fund

A midwife from Bridgend has taken an innovative approach to ensuring the women in the area who want to have a water birth at home can have their wishes fulfilled.

01/07/2021
Listening to Parents about Neonatal Services in Cwm Taf Morgannwg

During July 2021, the Independent Maternity Services Oversight Panel (IMSOP) is conducting a survey to understand the experiences of women and families using maternity and neonatal services in the Cwm Taf Morgannwg area.

30/06/2021
International orthopaedic conference organised by CTM consultants

Princess of Wales Consultants Mr Amit Chandratreya and Professor Keshav Singhal are organising a first of its kind virtual orthopaedic conference for specialists, surgeons and clinical staff across the world.

30/06/2021
Community Health Council Surveys – Patients, share your experiences!

Nation Survey in relation to the pandemic

National
28/06/2021
£64 million funding to back UK-wide plan to strengthen clinical research delivery

Patients across the UK will benefit from a super-charged clinical research system, backed by over £64 million of dedicated investment, which will save lives across the country. 

28/06/2021
Merthyr patients pilot new local NHS glaucoma service

Glaucoma patients in Merthyr are the first to trial a new primary care-based assessment service from Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board (CTM UHB), the first of its kind in the UK.

28/06/2021
The Education Programme for Patients saved my life

When Julie Jackson agreed to take part in the Education Programme for Patients (EPP) she was in a dark place and was sceptical that it would help. 

National
24/06/2021
Report captures learnings and innovative practice emerging from across NHS Wales in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

A new report examining learning and innovative practice that has emerged from across NHS Wales in response to COVID-19 has been released today by Swansea University, on behalf of NHS Wales organisations and partners. 

COVID
23/06/2021
CTM holds first dose vaccination walk-in clinics

The walk-in clinics are at our Mountain Ash community vaccination centre on Thursday (June 24) and Friday (June 25).

COVID
22/06/2021
CTM signs Memorandum of Understanding with BAPIO

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is delighted to have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with BAPIO.

22/06/2021
Cwm Taf Morgannwg welcomes 19 new Occupational Therapists to the Health Board

This September(2021) we will be welcoming 19 new Occupational Therapists to join our team at Cwm Taf Morgannwg

National