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29 September 2014
A new clinical emergency service to stabilise and transfer the most critically-ill and injured patients to hospital by road and air will be operational in Wales from April 2015.
25 September 2014
A new one-stop diagnostic and treatment service for the most common cause of blindness in people over 50 has been officially opened in Cardiff by Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford.
25 September 2014
Health and Social Services Mark Drakeford has called on the leaders of the Welsh NHS to show the way forward in health services improvement.
24 September 2014
Physiotherapists, chiropodists and podiatrists in Wales now have new powers to prescribe medicines to their patients, the Welsh Government announced today.
22 September 2014
Patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer in Wales will have access to the drug Abraxane on the NHS, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
19 September 2014
Health Minister Mark Drakeford has officially marked the start of construction on the new £15 million joint Ambulance and Fire Services Resource Centre for Wrexham today.
17 September 2014
Over £7,000 will be made available to local councils to support 22 days of tobacco detection dog work throughout Wales.
17 September 2014
Health Minister Mark Drakeford has announced a half a million pound investment in the latest high-tech cameras which help identify eye damage-related to diabetes and save people’s sight.
16 September 2014
A senior doctor will lead work to make sure the way the NHS reviews the records of all patients who die in hospital is consistent throughout Wales, Health Minister Mark Drakeford announced today.
11 September 2014
People in Wales could face a £50 on-the-spot fine if they are caught flouting a ban on smoking in cars carrying children under plans unveiled by the Welsh Government.
10 September 2014
Health Minister visits Ysbyty George Thomas, in Treorchy, to see how an extra 15 rehabilitation beds are offering recovery and support for people experiencing mental health problems.
10 September 2014
A new multi-million pound centre which will carry out world-leading research into wounds to improve patient care has been officially be opened by Health Minister Mark Drakeford.
09 September 2014
A Pembrokeshire health centre which supports older people and provides joined-up health and social care in Crymych has been praised by Health Minister Mark Drakeford.
09 September 2014
Good work is being carried out to improve social care and safeguard vulnerable people in Wales’ care homes, but a new law to be introduced next year will strengthen the system even further.
08 September 2014
Dr Philip Jones has been appointed Wales’ first national clinical lead for stroke services, Health Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
08 September 2014
Fewer numbers of 12-year-old children in Wales are experiencing tooth decay, according to the findings of a new report published today.
27 August 2014
The Welsh Ambulance Service will get almost £4m for a major upgrade of its fleet of vehicles
21 August 2014
A multi-million pound package of investment in services to support older people to maintain their independence and remain in their home in Mid and West Wales, has been unveiled by Gwenda Thomas.
21 August 2014
A unique Welsh service that provides support to vulnerable families with complex needs is helping to keep children out of care and families stay together, Gwenda Thomas said.
20 August 2014
All health boards in Wales have made progress in developing specialist services for people with obesity problems, says a new report.
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