What are the 3 NHS trusts in Wales?
There are currently 3 NHS Trusts in Wales with an all – Wales focus. These are the Welsh Ambulance Services Trust for emergency services, Velindre NHS Trust offering specialist services in cancer care and a range of national support services and the new Public Health Wales.
Are there NHS trusts in Wales?
Overview. NHS Wales delivers services through 7 local health boards and 3 NHS trusts. Local health boards are responsible for planning and delivering NHS services in their areas.
How do I contact NHS Direct Wales?
111 is the new easy-to-remember shared number for NHS Direct Wales and the GP Out of Hours service that is free to call from mobiles and landlines. It is a 24 hour, 7-days-a-week service, offering guidance and care for all non-emergency urgent medical problems.
What trust is Wrexham?
North East Wales NHS Trust – Wikipedia.
Is Bridgend CWM a TAF?
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board provides primary, community, hospital and mental health services to the 450,000 people living in three County Boroughs: Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf.
Where does Aneurin Bevan health Board cover?
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board covers Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen and employs over 16,000 staff.
Is NHS Wales part of NHS England?
Responsibility for the NHS in Wales is devolved to the Welsh Government. This means that it is separate from the NHS in England.
How is the Welsh NHS different?
As a devolved administration, Wales receives a grant from the UK central government which is then distributed between the different departments, including NHS Wales. The main difference for patients in Wales is that prescriptions for medicines are free for everyone.
How do I contact the Welsh Government?
- 0300 0604400.
- International enquiry number: (+44) 1443 845500.
What does GIG Cymru stand for?
Website. www.wales.nhs.uk. NHS Wales (Welsh: GIG Cymru) is the publicly funded healthcare system in Wales, and one of the four systems which make up the National Health Service in the United Kingdom.
What areas are in Cwm Taf?
What are the NHS trusts in south east Wales?
The Velindre University NHS Trust provides specialist cancer services across South East Wales. It also provides specialist blood services across Wales through Velindre Cancer Centre and the Welsh Blood Service . The Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust is the national ambulance service. Public Health Wales is the national public health agency.
Where is Aw Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust located?
Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust Trust Headquarters, Ty Elwy, Unit 7, Ffordd Richard Davies, St. Asaph Business Park, St Asaph, Denbighshire, Wales, LL17 0LJ Tel: 01745 532900 | Fax: 01745 532901
What does the NHS look after in Wales?
NHS trusts look after public health, ambulance services as well as cancer and blood services. There are also a number of related organisations that support NHS Wales. Aneurin Bevan Health Board is responsible for NHS services in:
How many NHS local health boards are there in Wales?
An overview of NHS local health boards and trusts and related NHS organisations. NHS Wales delivers services through 7 local health boards and 3 NHS trusts. Local health boards are responsible for planning and delivering NHS services in their areas.