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New Director of Public Health Announced
Photo of Mererid Bowley, Director of Public Health
Photo of Mererid Bowley, Director of Public Health

Carol Shillabeer, Chief Executive of Powys Teaching Health Board has announced the appointment of Mererid Bowley as our new Director of Public Health.

17/05/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 16 May

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 18 April

13/05/2022
Powys Balance Programme returns for volunteers and carers this May

A programme that helps Powys’ unpaid carers and volunteers balance their own care needs, with the needs of those they look after, is to return.

06/05/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 9 May

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 9 May

06/05/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 2 May

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 18 April

29/04/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 25 April

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 25 April

22/04/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 18 April

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 18 April

14/04/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 11 April

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 11 April

08/04/2022
Health services in Powys under significant pressure
Text graphic: blue background with white text that reads services under pressure. Powys Teaching Health Board logo is located top left. 
Text graphic: blue background with white text that reads services under pressure. Powys Teaching Health Board logo is located top left. 

Powys Teaching Health Board’s primary and community care and hospital in-patient services, including doctors’ surgeries, pharmacies, optometry, and dentistry, are under significant pressure which is increasing daily.

07/04/2022
111 service now available across Wales

Urgent medical and health advice is now available across Wales 24 hours a day, seven days a week following the successful rollout of the 111 helpline.

05/04/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 4 April

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 4 April

01/04/2022
National changes to COVID-19 self-isolation and testing come into effect in Powys

Information about coronavirus testing in Powys.

31/03/2022
Powys Teaching Health Board responds to publication of the Second Ockenden Report into failings in maternity care provided by The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
NHS logo - dark blue background with white NHS letters
NHS logo - dark blue background with white NHS letters

Powys Teaching Health Board responds to publication of the Second Ockenden Report into failings in maternity care provided by The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.

30/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 28 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 28 March

24/03/2022
COVID Cases Remain High

COVID cases in Powys have seen a sharp increase in recent days, Powys Teaching Health Board has warned.

22/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 21 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 21 March

17/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 14 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 14 March

11/03/2022
Get Walking
Ramblers Cymru Engagement and Communications Manager Brân Devey at the top of a hill
Ramblers Cymru Engagement and Communications Manager Brân Devey at the top of a hill

Ramblers Cymru is encouraging people to put their best foot forward and get outdoors to improve their mental health and wellbeing.

11/03/2022
The latest edition of our COVID-19 Vaccination Newsletter (11 March 2022) is now available

Read our newsletter online or download our pdf.

11/03/2022
New website offers nutrition and education advice to Powys residents

The newly launched Nutrition Skills for Life website will provide practical support and advice for people across Wales, helping them make healthy food choices and access training. 

10/03/2022