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dinsdag 5 september 2017

Nearly a third of under-fives aren't getting enough outdoor play

Nearly a third of under-fives aren't getting enough outdoor play
With the school holidays well underway, a new report from Public Health Wales has revealed that while almost all parents in Wales (97 per cent) think it is important for their child to play outdoors every day, nearly a third of children under-five (29 per cent) aren't getting the time outdoors that they need.
 
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Parents warned of measles risk as summer holidays end
Public Health Wales is warning parents of the risk of children being exposed to people returning from Europe with measles, as summer holidays come to an end.
 
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New Band 6 paramedic role to deliver enhanced care for patients in Wales
A new deal for paramedics in Wales, which recognises the additional skills and experience they require in order to carry out increasing amounts of clinical work within a modern health service, has been announced by Health Secretary Vaughan Gething.
 
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Families in Wales encouraged to "have the chat" about organ donation wishes
The Welsh Government is emphasising the importance of talking to family and friends about organ donation in an effort to increase the number of people who register their decision either on the organ donor register or just by making sure family are aware of their wishes.
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Our digital journey -- a feature interview

Highland Marketing have recently completed a guest interview with Andrew Griffiths, Chief Information Office (health) for Wales and director of NHS Wales Informatics Service regarding the digital journey we have taken in Wales.

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Welsh Community Care Information System showcased in Powys
The Welsh Community Care Information System (WCCIS) was presented to the Minister for Social Services and Public Health at a Showcase event in Powys on August 17th.
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National Planned Care Programme
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National Planned Care Programme
 
Welsh patients languishing on year-long NHS waiting lists (The Times) – 30 August 2017
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