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New project searches for hidden talent
New project searches for hidden talent
17/09/19
New project searches for hidden talent

Interns will take on various roles at Morriston Hospital

Swansea Bay innovation benefits renal patients
Swansea Bay innovation benefits renal patients
17/09/19
Swansea Bay innovation benefits renal patients

Going digital has not only improved kidney care across South West Wales it has also led to the Morriston Hospital-based renal unit being shortlisted for an NHS Wales Award

Car thieves target hospital staff in Swansea
Car thieves target hospital staff in Swansea
17/09/19
Car thieves target hospital staff in Swansea

Callous thieves appear to be targeting cars belong to Morriston Hospital staff whilst they are busy going about their jobs treating patients and saving lives

New group returns the 'spark' to dementia patients' eyes
New group returns the 'spark' to dementia patients' eyes
13/09/19
New group returns the 'spark' to dementia patients' eyes

A retired nurse who is responsible for a new social group for people living with dementia in Swansea welcomes the wonderful moment the eyes of its members ‘spark to light’.

Growing praise and recognition for early years team
Growing praise and recognition for early years team
12/09/19
Growing praise and recognition for early years team

Scheme to provide children from disadvantaged areas with the best possible chance in life has been shortlisted for a further national award

Staff stepping up for charity 10k
Staff stepping up for charity 10k
11/09/19
Staff stepping up for charity 10k

An eager team from the paediatric and emergency departments will be running the Admiral Swansea Bay 10k to raise money for new equipment.

New project aims to revitalise care homes
New project aims to revitalise care homes
10/09/19
New project aims to revitalise care homes

Residents in some Swansea care homes to be encouraged to try Tai Chi

The plot thickens for charity football team
The plot thickens for charity football team
04/09/19
The plot thickens for charity football team

A charity football team that supports efforts to reduce unexpected deaths in infancy is facing some high drama on the pitch this season.

Treatment waits cut by new plastics unit
Treatment waits cut by new plastics unit
03/09/19
Treatment waits cut by new plastics unit

It can deal with trauma and skin cancers

Gran has "shades" tattooed inside her eyes
Gran has "shades" tattooed inside her eyes
27/08/19
Gran has "shades" tattooed inside her eyes to cure rare vision problem

Pioneering Swansea surgeon cures rare vision problem

Spreading the word of new speech and language sessions
Spreading the word of new speech and language sessions
23/08/19
Spreading the word of new speech and language sessions

New ‘talk in’ sessions for parents with any concerns over their child’s speech and language development

Grateful parents raise funds for hospital
Grateful parents raise funds for hospital
22/08/19
Grateful parents raise funds for hospital

When Paul and Lindsay Crutchley were starting this year’s Swansea Half Marathon they had more on their minds than just crossing the finishing line.

New appointments help transform surgery
New appointments help transform surgery
21/08/19
New appointments help transform surgery

New Llansamlet Surgery staff help transform the way patients’ needs are met.

Public consultation recommended over future of Cwmllynfell Surgery
Public consultation recommended over future of Cwmllynfell Surgery
20/08/19
Public consultation recommended over future of Cwmllynfell Surgery

Recommendation to be considered by the health board in November.

Swansea Bay aims to drive down carbon footprint with electric vehicles
Swansea Bay aims to drive down carbon footprint with electric vehicles
19/08/19
Swansea Bay aims to drive down carbon footprint with electric vehicles

Health Board is helping to save the planet as well as lives thanks to a new fleet of electric vehicles.

Network offers better support for people with MND
Network offers better support for people with MND
16/08/19
Network offers better support for people with MND

If the South Wales Motor Neurone Disease Care Network wins this year’s NHS Wales Award for partnership working, it would be more than fitting, for bringing people together is at the heart of all that it does.

Praise for partnership that is helping prevent suicide
Praise for partnership that is helping prevent suicide
16/08/19
Praise for partnership that is helping prevent suicide

Ground-breaking work to reduce suicide rates has led to a nomination in this year’s Police and Crime Commissioner Partnership Awards.

Volunteers spruce up Swansea children's centre playground
Volunteers spruce up Swansea children's centre playground
14/08/19
Volunteers spruce up Swansea children's centre playground

Volunteers have helped make sure that a children’s centre playground in Swansea is at its sparkling best during the summer holiday.

Social group launched for isolated young people
Social group launched for isolated young people
12/08/19
Social group launched for isolated young people

It’s not just older people who may feel lonely and isolated.

Social enterprise charters new ground
Social enterprise charters new ground
09/08/19
Social enterprise charters new ground after launch

A community interest company supports Cwmtawe Cluster

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