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Friday 3rd April 2020

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             Date Title Summary
07/30/2021 Hospital Visiting Statement

We appreciate how important it is for patients and their loved ones to see each other whilst they are receiving care.

<br> 07/30/2021 Welsh Government Update: Changes to self-isolation for fully-vaccinated adults

All adults who have been fully-vaccinated will no longer have to self-isolate if they are identified as close contacts of someone with coronavirus from 7 August, the First Minister confirmed today.

07/30/2021 Public Board Meeting and Annual General Meeting

On Wednesday 28th July, we held our Board Meeting and Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2020/21 - an extraordinary year for us all.

07/28/2021 New Health Centre Development in Llanbradach

On Friday 16th July 2021, the new Llanbradach Centre for Health was officially handed over from the developer, Apollo and contractor, Jehu to Aber Medical Centre and The Village Surgery.

07/26/2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) - Wednesday 28th July 2021 at 3pm

You are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Health Board on Wednesday 28th July 2021 at 3pm.

07/23/2021 Cancer Screening Study in Newport West

Newport NCN and The University of South Wales are looking to recruit people who are eligible for one of the cancer screening programmes (Breast, Bowel and Cervical screening).

07/23/2021 Covid Vaccination - Are you turning 18 in the next 12 weeks?

Following the JCVI announcement earlier this week, those within twelve weeks of turning 18 years old are now eligible to be offered the COVID-19 vaccine.

07/23/2021 Road Closure Notice

The A465 will be closed between Brynmawr & Gilwern from 20:30 Friday 23rd July - 06:00 Monday 26th July 2021. 

07/23/2021 Direct Admission to Community Hospitals

From 26th July 2021, there will be the opportunity for some patients within the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board area to be admitted to a community hospital rather than one of our enhanced general local hospitals.

07/23/2021 Primary and Community Care Activity 2020/2021

The following infographic shows the work carried out by our Primary Care and Community Services during the pandemic (March 2020 - March 2021).

07/21/2021 Free Online NHS Course 'ACTivate Your Life' Available to Improve Mental Well-Being

It’s been one year since Improvement Cymru (Public Health Wales) produced a free online self-help video course available to everyone in Wales over the age of 16.  The ACTivate Your Life course has helped people take greater control so that day-to-day life has become less stressful and more enjoyable.

07/20/2021 JCVI issues advice on COVID-19 vaccination of children and young people

Following the recent announcement and recommendations from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisations regarding the approval of the COVID-19 vaccination of those aged between 12 and 17 years, who are at higher risk from COVID-19 and all those within twelve weeks of turning 18 years old will now be eligible to receive the vaccine.

07/19/2021 Gwent Partners Launch 'Transport to Health' Project

A new project has been set up to support community transport to hospitals and other NHS premises across the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board area.

07/15/2021 Attend Anywhere - Have your say on video consulting

Have your say on video consulting.

TEC Cymru want to hear from NHS Wales users of Attend Anywhere.

07/15/2021 Reduced Hours for Mass Vaccination Booking Centre line
07/14/2021 Covid-19 Vaccination Walk-in Clinics

We will be holding walk-in vaccination clinics at our Mass Vaccination Clinics on Saturday 24th July.

07/12/2021 Changes to Hospital/Ward Visiting - July 2021 (updated 17th August 2021)

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board fully recognises visitors are essential to the wellbeing of patients and we have been committed to finding ways to ease visiting restrictions in the safest way possible.

07/14/2021 Adults with Covid-19 symptoms urged to join treatments trial for recovery at home

Residents across Wales with Covid-19 symptoms are being urged to join the world’s largest trial of treatments at home to prevent deterioration from coronavirus.

07/13/2021 Llanfrechfa Grange Walled Garden Open Day and Annual General Meeting

Come and join us on Thursday 29th July in the Llanfrechfa Grange Walled Garden for our Open Day and Annual General Meeting.

07/09/2021 Monmouthshire Q and A session - How has the COVID pandemic affected you

How have you managed? What has been useful? Is there any ongoing information or support you need?

07/06/2021 CPAP / BiPAP Safety Notice

For the attention of all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board patients who use CPAP or BiPAP machines at home-

07/05/2021 If you smoke and are visiting people in hospital, remember...

All Aneurin Bevan University Hospitals are Smoke-Free. It is illegal to smoke on hospital grounds and anybody smoking in smoke-free areas could be fined £100. 

07/02/2021 Learning Disability Week's Activities

This year's Learning Disability Week took place between 14th - 20th June and the theme this year was art and creativity!

07/01/2021 New Assault on Emergency Worker Guidelines
07/01/2021 Covid-19 Vaccine Boosters

Following yesterday’s announcement from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisations regarding the next phase of the Mass Vaccination Programme, we would like to reassure our residents that all those that meet the criteria for the booster vaccination will be offered an appointment within the appropriate timeframes.