Monthly Archives: July 2018

pen y fal – abergavenny

The Monmouthshire County Asylum, formerly known as the Joint Counties Asylum for Monmouthshire, Herefordshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire. Founded in 1846(opened 1851) It finally closed in 1996. It became the  Monmouthshire Mental Hospital between 1916 and 1923. The hospital was then … Continue reading

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Carn-y-Cefn ward – ebbw vale

Carn-y-Cefn is an 11 bedded mental health acute unit dedicated to providing assessment and treatment for individuals suffering from acute mental illness, between the ages of 16-65. This involves a multi-disciplinary approach consisting of medical, nursing, social services, occupational therapy, … Continue reading

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Healthcare Improvement Scotland

The Scottish Patient Safety Programme (SPSP) is part of Healthcare Improvement Scotland’s Improvement Hub supporting improvement across health and social care. This is a unique national programme that aims to improve the safety of healthcare and reduce the level of … Continue reading

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Healthcare Inspectorate Wales{HIW}

HIW regulate and inspect NHS services and independent healthcare providers in Wales against a range of standards, policies, guidance and regulations to highlight areas requiring improvement. HIW purpose To check that people in Wales are receiving good care. HIW values … Continue reading

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