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Friday 3rd April 2020

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             Date Title Summary
03/30/2021 Handcrafted Memorial Bench Placed Outside ICU at The Grange University Hospital

Last year, Critical Care staff from across Aneurin Bevan University Health Board collected money between them to have this beautiful bench designed and produced, in remembrance of those who lost their lives in the pandemic.

03/29/2021 New Website for Family Health Advice Launches in Gwent

A new online platform dedicated to supporting families through the stages of maternity and child health development, in partnership with local health professionals, launches today (date) in the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board area.

03/18/2021 The Future of Vascular Services in South East Wales

There are a number of growing challenges facing vascular services in South East Wales, meaning the service cannot be sustained in its current format for the future. 

03/24/2021 ED Nurse Returns to Work a Year After Being Ventilated on ICU with Covid-19

Cindy Sulit, a much loved Nurse at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, has this week returned to her role in the Emergency Department almost a year after she became critically ill with Covid-19.

After contracting Covid-19, Cindy’s condition deteriorated rapidly and she was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit and put on a ventilator for over three weeks.

03/29/2021 Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Briefing for MPs

Download the summary of the key issues arising from the Briefing for MPs that took place on Friday, 26th March 2021.

03/22/2021 Taking Part in the National Day of Reflection on Tuesday 23rd March 2021

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board will take part in the National Day of Reflection on Tuesday 23rd March by lighting up six of our hospitals.

03/20/2021 Children's Nature and Healing Garden at The Grange University Hospital Used for First Time

Three year old Eliza made history this week, as the very first patient to use the Children’s Healing Garden at The Grange University Hospital.

03/19/2021 Tredegar Health and Wellbeing Centre approved by Welsh Government

The Welsh Government have approved the full business case for the new Tredegar Health and  Wellbeing Centre development.

03/16/2021 Supporting Young Carers in Gwent - Pharmacy Poster Competition winner

Today is Young Carers Action Day and we want to raise awareness of Young Carers and the incredible contribution they make to their families and local communities. 

03/12/2021 Consultant Psychiatrist acknowledged for her efforts during the pandemic though hand-painted 'The Art of Motherhood' mural.
03/10/2021 Intensive Care Consultant receives prestigious award for COVID-19 photography project

Dr Nick Mason, an Intensive Care Consultant in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, has won the prestigious AP 2021 Power of Photography Award.

03/12/2021 Bevan Exemplar Projects - Virtual Showcase Events

Bevan Exemplars, supported by the Bevan Commission, demonstrate outstanding examples of innovative practice projects across NHS Wales that have improved health and care, patient experiences and demonstrated good value for money.

03/11/2021 If giving is in your blood please help

Where to give blood in the Newport and Caerphilly areas in March and April.

03/09/2021 Our first Covid-19 patient to be ventilated – one year on...

It is one year since Scott Howells, our first Covid-19 patient, was put on a ventilator in the Royal Gwent Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. He was in hospital for a total of eight weeks.

03/05/2021 New Women's Health Ambulatory Care Unit Offers Procedures Without Hospital Admission

We are delighted to have successfully held our first Gynaecology treatment clinic at Nevill Hall Hospital’s new Women’s Health Ambulatory Care Unit this week.

The new treatment clinic, which performs Myosure tissue removal, offers Gynaecology patients the opportunity to undergo a minor procedure under Local Anaesthetic, without the need for Hospital admission or major surgery.

03/08/2021 National Intergenerational Week 8 to 14 March

This week we are celebrating National Intergenerational Week...

03/04/2021 Celebrating World Book Day with Two Books Close to our Hearts

As part of World Book Day, we’re celebrating two books that are very close to our hearts..

03/02/2021 Coleg Gwent Volunteers Help Patients Reconnect Virtually with their Families
03/03/2021 Resource Platform for Care Home and Domiciliary Staff

Improvement Cymru launch a new Resource Platform for Care Home and Domiciliary Staff to ensure quick and easy access to vital information.

03/01/2021 All Hospital Grounds in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Area are Smoke-Free from today, 1st March

People living across the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board area are being reminded that today, 1st March all hospital grounds become smoke-free.