Therapies staff working in the Cynon Valley and Merthyr have come up with an innovative way to provide virtual care and reassurance to patients during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Older patients recovering from Covid-19 at Ysbyty Cwm Cynon are benefiting from an innovative nutrition pathway as part of their rehabilitation and treatment.
In January 2019 Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board physiotherapy staff teamed up with Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre to provide physiotherapy rehabilitation to patients in the community who need treatment for Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL). ACL is one of the key ligaments that help stabilize your knee joint and one of the most beneficial treatments for this type of injury is strength testing.
A new team of Occupational Therapists is in the process of development in Cwm Taf University Health Board who will provide an innovative, enabling service for patients with early stage memory loss.
The launch of additional children’s phlebotomy clinics within the community is helping to speed up waiting times and allowing patients to receive more care closer to home.