Latest Morriston Hospital Stories

2008-10-01 18:00:17

A HI-TECH X-ray machine, which has two cameras that rotate around a patient, is part of improved heart treatment facilities in a refurbished unit that opened at Swansea's Morriston Hospital yesterday.

2008-09-13 18:00:23

OPERA star Shan Cothi rode into a Welsh hospital yesterday as part of a 300-mile horse ride in memory of her husband.

2008-09-11 00:00:08

By chris peregine They are often seen as poor relations in the world of medical research. Lung disease may be common enough in most people's perception, but experts in the field know a lot more can be done to get to grips with a particular group of conditions within that category.

2008-09-07 00:00:21

By Liz Perkins Ambulances were queuing up to drop off patients at a stretched Swansea A&E department. Eight vehicles were waiting to drop off casualties at Morriston Hospital during the jam a week ago. A health campaigner claims it meant patients were waiting for hours before they were seen.

2008-08-27 00:00:44

By liz perkins Demands are growing for the public to have a say over the future of a Swansea hospital casualty unit. Members of health watchdog Swansea Community Health Council (CHC) are stepping up the pressure on the trust for a public consultation over the Singleton department's future.

2008-08-21 18:00:00

By Madeleine Brindley Health Editor GPs could be drafted in to run a major hospital's casualty department because there are not enough junior doctors, it emerged last night.

2008-08-14 00:00:44

By Liz Perkins Lives could be placed at risk if plans go ahead to axe a Swansea minor casualty unit in favour of a 24-hour GP-led service, angry staff have warned.

2008-08-02 18:00:21

A BRITISH newlywed left fighting for his life after being shot on his Caribbean honeymoon in a suspected bungled robbery which left his wife dead flew back to the UK, airport authorities confirmed.

2008-08-01 18:00:35

THE Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University NHS Trust serves around 8,600 meals per day. A spokesman for the trust said it was already involved in a number of initiatives, and investments, to continue to improve its food and catering service.

2008-06-30 18:03:00

THE leader of the team which carried out the world's first face transplant will lecture at a major international medical conference to be held in Cardiff.

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