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Friday 3rd April 2020

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             Date Title Summary
24/02/2022 Messages from Home Service Update

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board appreciates how important it is for patients and their loved ones to see each other whilst they are receiving care in hospital.

25/02/2022 Contacting our Referral and Booking Team via email

When contacting our Referral and Booking team via email, please always remember to include the following information:

25/02/2022 1000 tea lights lit by Care After Death Team

The Health Board's Care After Death Team (CAD) lit 1000 tealights outside the Minor Injuries Unit at Nevill Hall Hospital this week.

24/02/2022 Make National No Smoking Day YOUR day!

It’s only two weeks till National No Smoking Day 2022 and we want YOU to say no to smoking!

23/02/2022 What would you like to know about Women's Health?

Women's health topics can often feel awkward or difficult to talk about, so we'll be shining a spotlight on these subjects next month.

Are there any particular themes you'd like us to cover?

18/02/2022 Walled Garden Newsletter Winter 2021/22...

The Walled Garden was a hive of industry in the run up to Christmas as volunteers got crafting to generate funds from pop up craft stalls and wreath-making workshops.

17/02/2022 Extreme Weather Warning

A red weather warning has been issued for the Health Board area from 7am tomorrow (Friday 18th February), which means there is a potential danger to life. We are advising that people do not travel unless absolutely necessary.

18/02/2022 Mass Vaccination Booking Centre to close at 5pm on Friday 18th February 2022

The Health Board's Mass Vaccination Booking Centre (0300 3031373) will close at 5pm today (Friday 18th February 2022).

17/02/2022 Mobile Testing Units Suspended Friday 18th February 2022

Please note that due to the Red Weather Warning in place we will not be operating our mobile testing units on Friday 18th February 2022.

17/02/2022 Covid-19 Vaccination Walk-in Clinics

Our area has been issued a red weather warning due to storm Eunice. We will not be running our Covid-19 Vaccination Centres on Friday 18th February

11/02/2022 Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science!

Today, on International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we're celebrating some of our amazing colleagues.

Meet the team of female scientists at the Royal Gwent Hospital, and learn more about their roles and why they love the parts they play in science and in patient care..

10/02/2022 Children's Mental Health Week

This week, we’re supporting Children's Mental Health Week.

09/02/2022 NHS Staff Volunteer to Keep the Royal Gwent Tidy

The Royal Gwent in Newport is the first hospital in Wales to become a #LitterFreeZone in a new initiative by Keep Wales Tidy.

On Wednesday 26th January 2022, a number of Aneurin Bevan University Health Board staff, along with members of the local Biffa depot, volunteered to spend 10 minutes of their lunch break litter picking around the Royal Gwent Hospital site.

07/02/2022 Online Engagement Event for Parents of Children Struggling with Long Term Covid-19 Symptoms

On Tuesday 15th February, from 4-5pm, we are holding our first ever engagement session for parents and guardians to speak to our Recovery from COVID-19 Paediatric team.

04/02/2022 Near £11m Investment to Create a Breast Centre of Excellence in Gwent Part of 'Ambitious Plans' to Improve Patient Care

We’re delighted that nearly £11 million is being invested in a breast cancer ‘centre of excellence’ at Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, which will allow us to improve patient care, experiences and outcomes.

03/02/2022 Using Music as Therapy- Dydd Miwsig Cymru / Welsh Language Music Day

Today, we're celebrating Dydd Miwsig Cymru / Welsh Language Music Day.

Did you know that music can be used as therapy?

01/02/2022 New SignLive Service Launched

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are pleased to be launching the SignLive service, to support our Deaf and BSL users to access our services.

04/02/2022 Overnight weekday and weekend closures A465 Brynmawr to Glanbaiden (both directions)

The following notice has been received by the Health Board to advise you of overnight closures of the A465 Brynmawr to Glanbaiden from Monday 7th February 20:30 - 06:00 each night in both directions.

01/02/2022 Mr Urdd Celebrates 100 Years With Visit to Children's Ward

Patients at The Grange University Hospital's Children's Ward had fun in the Sensory Garden this morning, with a special visit from Mistar Urdd- Urdd Gobaith Cymru's well-known mascot!