March 2015 saw the culmination of a comprehensive redesign of stroke services at Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board, incorporating:
This was driven by the need to improve the quality of services in line with local and ever more challenging national clinical standards
This service is predominantly for patients who reside in the Cwm Taf Morgannwg area, however some patients from Powys and Aneurin Bevan Health Board areas also receive stroke care at Prince Charles Hospital.
This is an emergency service. Patients with suspected symptons are assessed following emergency admission.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
If you have symptoms of a stroke you should dial 999.
You should expect a rapid response and a timely assessment in to the appropriate service.
If you have symptoms of stroke this is an emergency. Dial 999.