Cases of Measles are increasing in the UK. Measles can be a very serious disease and cause severe, even life threatening complications.
Drop-in Autumn Booster and Flu clinics are taking place week beginning 19 February.
Alun Griffiths Contractors has advised us of a temporary closure of the A493 north of Machynlleth during February 2024 which will affect travel between Machynlleth and the Aberdyfi/Pennal/Tywyn area.
The third and final engagement phase of the Emergency Medical Retrieval and Transfer Service (EMRTS) Review, about how to further improve the air ambulance service in Wales, takes place between 01 and 29 February 2024.
Powys Teaching Health Board has welcomed a report into child protection arrangements in the county following a multi-agency inspection.
Flu is still circulating in our communities and vaccination continues to be the best way to protect you and your family from the consequences of flu this winter.
A Minor Injuries Nurse from Ystradgynlais has received a special recognition award for her quick, calm and professional reaction saving the life of a patient earlier this year.
Read this letter to find out more.
Thanks to funding from Knighton Community Hospital’s League of Friends (LOF), patients in the area can now have some hearing test appointments locally rather than travel.
Apply by 28 January 2024
The Outline Business Case has been approved.
Paul successfully gave up smoking recently after getting support from Help Me Quit. You too can access this support and successfully quit smoking for good!
Read the latest EMRTS update
Powys Teaching Health Board have three recruitment days coming up.
Llandrindod Wells Hospital | Tuesday 9 January
Welshpool Hospital | Tuesday 13 February
Machynlleth Hospital | Wednesday 13 March
Drop-in Autumn Booster clinics are taking place week beginning 25 December.
Following the end of the term of office of the previous Independent Member (Finance), Tony Thomas, recruitment is now under way to this vital role.
Powys Teaching Health Board has paid tribute to its colleagues from across the border in England for providing a drop-in engagement session in Newtown last week.
Staff at Welshpool’s Victoria Memorial Hospital have expressed their thanks to the local League of Friends after their major investment in facilities there.
Drop-in Autumn Booster clinics are taking place week beginning 18 December