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Neath Port Talbot Hospital News

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01/11/2021- Nurse recognised after developing one stop clinic for potential cancer patients

05/10/2021- Digital solution saves hours filling in essential paperwork

07/09/2021- Neath Port Talbot Hospital proposal will cut through orthopaedic surgery waits

26/08/2021- Prioritisation for urgently needed blood tests

30/07/2021- Unforgettable gesture from Swansea Bay Baby Loss Group

26/07/2021- Centres of Excellence proposed for Swansea Bay hospitals

02/07/2021- Paper drug charts binned in Neath Port Talbot and Singleton hospitals

22/06/2021- Virtual clinics reducing hospital visits for patients and saving clinician's time

24/05/2021-Hospital's takes delivery of new MRI scanner

23/03/2021- Swansea Bay observes first ever Covid Memorial Day

17/02/2021- Smoking ban in hospital grounds becomes law on 1st March

30/01/2021- Very sad death of healthcare worker who had tested positive for Covid-19


30/12/2020- Frontline staff receive New Year Honours

14/12/2020 - Some planned surgery postponed due to Covid pressures

11/12/2020- Team of champions help patients with learning difficulties face surgery

19/11/2020- Specialist nurse scripts short film to improve insulin safety

20/10/2020- Resumption of laboratory testing service

20/10/2020- Swansea Bay student nurse named best in Britain

08/10/2020- Temporary changes to blood test arrangements in Swansea Bay

25/08/2020- Swansea Bay nurses in running for top award

12/08/2020 - New service supports people at home after stroke

30/06/2020 - Enjoying a taste of the good life at Neath Port Talbot Hospital

29/05/2020 - Celebrating lockdown babies

12/05/2020- Virtual waiting room at MIU

13/03/2020 COVID-19: temporary changes to some of our services


27/12/19 Health board staff awarded for innovative healthcare advancement work

09/12/2019 Volunteers thanked for year of help at festive celebration

14/11/19 Swansea Bay nurses honoured in RCN Wales Nurse of the Year awards

28/10/2019 Wales rugby star helps patient tackle boredom

25/10/2019 Urgent norovirus message

23/08/2019 Grateful parents raise funds for hospital

30/09/2019 Hospital events held to showcase Swansea Bay staff successes

26/04/2019 Nurse and team in line for national recognition

03/04/2019 Charity's £100,000 donation

02/04/2019 First family festival at NPTH

28/02/2019 Cheering up midwives with a hug in a mug from the Birth Centre Buddies

28/02/2019 Fundraisers help infuse a touch of added comfort for patients


20/12/2018 School pupils spread Christmas cheer to patients

14/12/2018 Staff host Christmas day lunch to combat loneliness

07/12/2018 Staff give thanks to Neath League of Friends

06/12/2018 Staff praise Port Talbot League of Friends

26/10/2018 Rapid Diagnosis Centre in NPT Hospital hailed a massive success

09/10/2018 Nurse Sam takes her flu-prevention message to colleagues around the UK

14/09/2018 Bailey rushed off his paws visiting patients

10/09/2018 Patient urges others to follow her lead and Choose Well

25/05/2018 Hospital unit launches new name to reflect the areas it serves

04/05/2018 Teachers get a special lesson in how to look after their voice

17/04/2018 Pupils given lessons about Welsh in the workplace

12/04/2018 Paws for smiles as Bailey spreads a little happiness on the ward

13/03/2018 MIU play area opens to help keep young patients entertained


28/12/2017 Thanks to all who supported the Christmas Day lunch at NPT Hospital

15/12/2017 Party time for familiar faces at hospital unit

14/12/2017 Neath Port Talbot Hospital Christmas Carol Service

14/12/2017 Golfers raise funds for Breast Care Unit

13/12/2017 Patients in two hospitals to benefit from group's generous donation

20/11/2017 Speech therapists helping to encourage new generation to their profession

16/11/2017 Hospital staff say thank you to Port Talbot League of Friends

15/11/2017 Staff say thank you to Neath Hospitals League of Friends

08/11/2017 Congratulations to our EuroMillion winners!

15/09/2017 Former Mayor’s personal quest to help cancer patients’ care



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