In the 60th anniversary year of the NHS, Health Minister Edwina Hart has announced the membership of a new independent group, named after NHS founder Aneurin Bevan, to help ensure that changes in NHS structures set Wales “on the path to a world-class health care system”.
Health Minister Edwina Hart has encouraged patients and staff to nominate mental health and learning disability nurses for a top Welsh award.
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions James Purnell has withdrawn controversial plans to move carers claiming Income Support onto a modified version of Jobseeker’s Allowance.
Plans to increase support for Wales’ carers have been announced by the Deputy Minister for Social Services, Gwenda Thomas.
This week the Minister unveiled proposals for a…
Arrangements to ensure an effective transition during the period leading up to the establishment of the seven new NHS organisations in Wales have been made by Health and Social Services Minister Edwina Hart.
Rising costs and difficult economic times are adding to the financial pressure on carers, a new survey suggests.
Carers UK, the membership organisation for carers, carried out the survey this autumn.