|10/29/2021||Age Connects Torfaen Receives A Transport Boost||
We are pleased to share that Age Connects Torfaen has been awarded a grant of £10,000 from the ‘Transport to Health’ project to enhance its existing transport service. The service will now be able to offer transport for older people living in Torfaen to access a hospital appointment.
|10/29/2021||Lifesavers Needed in Caerphilly||
The Welsh Blood Service has clinics coming up in the Borough of Caerphilly
|10/29/2021||Mass Vaccination Booking Centre Phone Lines||
Our phone lines are extremely busy at the moment and it may take longer than expected for your call to be answered.
|10/29/2021||Our 'Work With Us' Recruitment Roadshows are Coming to a Town Near You!||
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is touring the area to recruit new members of staff and ensure local residents understand the recent changes to the healthcare system.
Ahead of the busy Winter period, we're conducting a dual-purpose engagement roadshow to fill a number of job vacancies within the local health sector, as well as to help local residents make the right choices when they need care.
|10/28/2021||Do you have a child under 5 years old?||
We no longer recommend that children under 5 take COVID-19 tests
|10/28/2021||Facebook Live Q&A on Current NHS Pressures- 7pm on Wednesday 3rd November 2021||
Do you have questions about our Health Board and the pressures we're currently facing?
A team of expert clinicians will be answering your questions live on our Facebook page on Wednesday 3rd November at 7pm.
|10/27/2021||Dementia-Friendly Hospital Charter Webinar||
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is delighted to work with Improvement Cymru to host an online event with Deputy Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing, Lynne Neagle, Professor Dawn Brooker, Professor Katie Featherstone, Alzheimer’s Society Cymru and Lleisiau Dementia.
|10/26/2021||Saturday morning clinics available for Cervical Screening||
From the 6th November to the end of March 2022, Aneurin Bevan is offering Saturday morning clinics for women that are due for Cervical Screening. These clinics will be held across the region and you can call directly to book an appointment.
|10/25/2021||Health Board Turned Pink in Aid of Breast Cancer Awareness and New Breast Centre||
Monday 25th October 2021
As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board was turned pink on Friday 22nd October for the national Turn it Pink Day.
|10/22/2021||New Life for Old Mobility Aids|
|10/22/2021||Road Closure Notice 29th October - 1st November 2021||
The A465 between Brynmawr & Glanbaiden will be closed from 20:30 Friday 29th October - 06:00 Monday 1st November 2021.
|10/20/2021||Could You Be Eligible to Participate in This VROOM Study?||
Wednesday 20th October 2021
Do you take methotrexate for your arthritis or for a skin condition?
If so, you may be eligible to take part in this VROOM study.
|10/20/2021||Help Re-design Heart Failure Services in Wales||
We are recruiting for a pioneering co-production Community Advisory Panel in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board.
|10/18/2021||Wales Covid-19 Well-being Third Survey||
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is supporting a national longitudinal study aiming to understand how the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has impacted on the mental health and emotional well-being of people across Wales.
|10/18/2021||World Menopause Day 2021- Would you like to know more about the Menopause?||
It's World Menopause Day!
Would you like to know more about the Menopause?
|10/15/2021||Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is urging people to seek advice before attending hospital this Winter||
Friday 15th October 2021
As NHS staff continue to respond to the consequences of the Coronavirus Pandemic, this year’s winter season is set to be the busiest ever recorded for Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, along with other Health Boards across Wales and the UK.
|10/15/2021||Health Board Staff and Patients Celebrate Shwmae Su'mae Day 2021||
Diwrnod Shwmae Hapus / Happy Shwmae Day!
Today- 15th October 2021- is an annual celebration of the Welsh Language in Wales.
|10/13/2021||New Guidance Around Covid-19 Testing, Isolating and NHS Covid Passes||
From Monday 11th October, you must use the NHS COVID Pass to show that you are fully vaccinated or have tested negative to attend large events, nightclubs and other similar venues. Please see information below on how to access your NHS COVID Pass.
|10/13/2021||Health Board Vacancies for Independent Member (Finance) and Independent Member (Digital)||
The Health Board has 2 exciting opportunities for you to use your skills and experience to make a difference to the lives of people served by Aneurin Bevan University Health Board.....
|10/11/2021||A464 Weekend Road Closure Between Brynmawr and Gilwern||
Please note that the A465 will be closed between Brynmawr and Gilwern from 20:30 on Friday 15th October to 06:00 on Monday 18th October 2021.
|10/11/2021||Temporary Reduced Service for Customer Management Centre||
Due to unforeseen circumstances, our Customer Management Centre will be running a reduced service this week (Week commencing 11th October 2021).
|10/11/2021||Over a quarter of a million Video Consultations delivered across Wales||
Digital Health Wales report over 250,000 video consultations have taken place between patients and clinicians in Wales since March 2020.
|10/08/2021||New service at the Royal Gwent Hospital to care for respiratory patients||
The Health Board is introducing a new service at the Royal Gwent Hospital to care for respiratory patients on Monday (11th October).
|10/07/2021||10th October 2021 is World Mental Health Day||
The theme for World Mental Health Day 2021 is ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World’.
|10/06/2021||New dates released for Covid-19 Mobile Testing Units||
The Health Board has coordinated the following Covid-19 Mobile Testing Units:
|10/06/2021||The Mass Vaccination Booking Centre are continuing to experience issues with their phone line||
The Mass Vaccination Booking Centre are continuing to experience issues with their phone line, resulting in callers experiencing unusually long waits to speak to a call handler. This is still under investigation and we apologise for any inconvenience this has caused.
|10/01/2021||Walk-in Vaccination Clinic - Abertillery||
Please be aware that the Walk-in Vaccination Clinic in Abertillery on 9th October 2021 has been cancelled.
|10/01/2021||New NHS Wales Chief Executive and Director General for Health and Social Services appointed||
The new Chief Executive of the NHS in Wales and Director General for Health and Social Services will be Judith Paget, it has been announced.
|10/01/2021||Why are GP Practices currently working differently?||
Our Deputy Medical Director and GP, Liam Taylor talks about why GP Practices are currently working differently and the significant demands we are facing in general practice since the Covid pandemic.