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02/28/2023 Message from the Outpatient Referral & Booking Centre

Our phone lines are extremely busy at present and call wait times are longer than usual. Please be assured our teams are working hard to answer your call as quickly as possible. 

02/27/2023 ABUHB staff take on Pen y Fan!

The mental wellbeing of our staff is very important to us. On Saturday, the Recovery Through Sport team led other Health Board colleagues on a walk for wellbeing up one of Wales’ most popular hikes, Pen y Fan, the highest peak in South Wales, situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

02/28/2023 Restaurant Closure at the Royal Gwent Hospital

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the restaurant at the Royal Gwent Hospital will be closed today (Tuesday 28th February) from 5:00pm .

02/24/2023 Gwent LGBTQ+ Timeline

This February, as part of LGBT+ history month, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and Gwent members of the Proud Councils network are inviting you to join us as we look at the Gwent LGBTQ+ Timeline (Gwent Edition.pdf

02/23/2023 5k Your Way, Move Against Cancer Parkrun

People living with and beyond cancer in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are being encouraged to move more as part of an initiative called 5k Your Way, Move Against Cancer ( This initiative is delivered by MOVE Charity. 

02/22/2023 Dementia Friendly Engagement Events

Please see the below posters for information on upcoming Dementia Friendly events being held in Newport:

02/20/2023 New first in Wales, minimally invasive procedure to help combat pain from Osteo-arthritis

A Radiology team at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board has become the first in Wales to undergo a new procedure that helps people who suffer from mild to moderate Osteoarthritis (OA), a condition of musculoskeletal (MSK) pain.

02/17/2023 Baby born in car on the way to hospital

"'Don't push, cross your legs', and I said, 'I can't cross my legs, I've got to push!'"

02/17/2023 Walled Garden Winter Newsletter 2022/23

Take a look at the Walled Garden Winter Newsletter 2022/23 produced by the Friends of Llanfrechfa Grange Walled Garden.

02/17/2023 Celebrating the Benefit of Arts in Health - Strategy Launch

This week, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board’s Arts in Health Team is launching the Arts in Health Strategy for 2022-2027. The strategy sets out the ambitions for this period of what can be achieved through further work within arts in health to benefit the well-being of staff and Gwent residents.

02/17/2023 Ending of the COVID-19 vaccine primary and booster dose universal offers
02/13/2023 SignLive Available at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are pleased to inform our Deaf and BSL using community that from today the SignLive Video Relay Service (VRS) and Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) is being rolled out across the Health Board.

02/13/2023 Local Nurse Rescues Man from Train Tracks

As a Nurse, 27-year-old Olivia Davies is no stranger to caring for others. But as she waited for a train on a well-deserved day out with her friends last Saturday, little did she know that she’d be saving a man’s life when he inadvertently fell onto the tracks.

02/13/2023 Your Views are Important to Us

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is pleased to be introducing CIVICA - an electronic Citizen Feedback platform that will help people who are using our services to tell us what they think about their care.

02/03/2023 Health Board's Interventional Radiology Team Awarded Exemplar Status

We are delighted that the Interventional Radiology department at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board has been awarded an Exemplar site status by the British Society of Interventional Radiology.

<br> 02/02/2023 Event focusing on a Crisis Support Service on 1st March 2023

This Crisis Support Community of Practice (CoP) event will be an opportunity to find out more about Peer Supported Open Dialogue. Open Dialogue is an innovative approach to people experiencing a mental health crisis involving their families and/or wider networks.

02/07/2023 Sexual Health Phone Lines Closed from 12:30pm Tuesday 7th February

Due to Staff Training the Sexual Health Phone Lines will be closed on the afternoon of Tuesday 7th February from 12:30pm.

02/01/2023 The Dedicated Team Delivering Essential Supplies to Gwent Hospitals

Best quality care for patients is only possible if Gwent hospitals’ Receipt & Distribution Stores get supplies to the right place.