It is a well-known fact that visitors can help patients recover faster, and also help reduce their anxiety and stress.
The last patient left Abergarw Manor in Brynmenyn, Bridgend on Wednesday, August 26 and staff have now returned to their substantive roles.
Congratulations to Jade Benjamin, occupational therapy assistant in the Royal Glamorgan Hospital who is the Regional (Wales) winner of the Our Health Heroes Clinical Support Worker of the Year!
The team on the older person’s mental health ward at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital have set up a hair and beauty salon to improve patients’ experience during their stay in hospital.
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.