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.
Emergency endoscopy procedures have continued throughout the Covid-19 pandemic at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend. However, outpatients requiring an endoscopy have also been able to access the service since the end of April 2020.
A successful long-term community reablement service is being delivered to people living with mental health issues in Rhondda, Cynon, Taff Ely and Merthyr Tydfil.
The pathology service in Cwm Taf University Health Board has introduced an innovative treatment for people with hypercholesterolaemia (people with a high cholesterol and at risk of heart disease).