The Royal College of Physicians has recognised the contribution made by respiratory physiologists working in different ways during the COVID-19 pandemic to enhance delivery of care to patients.
CTM is aware that visitors are essential to the well-being of our patients and wherever we can we will support you to be with your loved one. We are committed to avoiding the spread of the virus within our hospitals and keeping our patients, families and staff as safe as possible. We understand how difficult our visiting restrictions may be but please support us to minimise the impact of the virus and keep people safe together. We will provide regular updates as the situation changes.
Everyone living or working in Lower Cynon Valley will be offered a coronavirus test, becoming the second area in Wales to introduce mass testing, following Merthyr Tydfil.
A team which gives parents a ‘fighting chance’ of keeping their baby, who would otherwise be taken into care, has won a national award for innovation after achieving an 86% success rate in keeping families together via early intervention.
What started as a three months trial service with British Red Cross teams supporting in the emergency department at Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend, has helped more than 21,800 patients since December 2018.