Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is celebrating today (Friday 20 September 2019) after winning an Award at the twelfth NHS Wales Awards.
The award for Providing services in partnership across NHS Wales was won by Cwm Taf Morgannwg UHB, Aneurin Bevan UHB, Swansea Bay UHB, Hywel Dda UHB and Cardiff and Vale UHB for work on the “South Wales Motor Neurone Disease Care Network”.
Minister for Health and Social Services, Vaughan Gething said,
“Each year I’m overwhelmed by the dedication, ingenuity and drive of our NHS staff to make a positive change on behalf of the people of Wales. Given the unprecedented uncertainty that we are living through the need for hope and inspiration is even greater than usual. The awards are a celebration of your commitment and hard work. I extend my congratulations to each of the winners and finalists. Thank you for continuing to be a beacon of hope and inspiration.”
The NHS Wales Awards are organised by 1000 Lives Improvement and launched in 2008 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the NHS and recognise and promote good practice across Wales. This year’s awards were sponsored by Life Sciences Hub Wales and ABPI.
Entries were received from a range of organisations, showing the high standard of innovative and diverse work that has transformed the experience and outcomes for people in Wales.
To read more about all of the winners visit www.nhswalesawards.wales.nhs.uk.