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Announcing the winners of the NHS Wales Awards 2022
Improvement Cymru announce the Safe Care Collaborative safety priorities across Wales
Improvement and Innovation Award fund now open
Talking Improvement, a brand new podcast from Improvement Cymru
NHS Wales Awards 2022 Finalists Announced

Announcing the shortlisted entries for the 2022 Awards.

Two new research projects support innovations in care delivery

Following a call for research proposals earlier this year, Public Health Wales’ Improvement Cymru directorate has awarded funding to support two research projects that have the potential to deliver improvements and innovation in health and care delivery.

Celebrating the first Improvement Cymru National Conference since the pandemic
NHS Wales Awards are back for 2022

We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting the NHS Wales Awards again in 2022 after a break since 2019 due to the pandemic.

Improvement Cymru National Conference 10 & 11 May 2022

Improvement Cymru are pleased to announce that their National Conference will be held online on 10 & 11 May 2022. 

Funding available for research into improvement and innovations in health and care delivers

The Improvement Cymru directorate, Public Health Wales now welcomes requests for research to support the Improvement Cymru strategy 'Improving Quality and Safety'.

Improvement Cymru launches new strategy to support improvements in patient safety across health and care in Wales

Today on World Patient Safety Day, Improvement Cymru launches a new strategy ‘Achieving Quality and Safety Improvement’

Launch of Back to Community Life resources to help people after COVID-19

Back to Community Life, from Improvement Cymru, supports people who are struggling since the pandemic to leave their home and get back to community life.  These include people with dementia, people previously shielding or people who are vulnerable. 

Launching a new Resource Platform for Care Home and Domiciliary Staff to ensure easy access to vital, up-to-date information

Our Care Home Cymru team, Public Health Wales, and Welsh Government are proud to launch a new online Resource Platform today for Care Home and Domiciliary Staff.

WHO World Patient Safety Day 2020

Today is WHO World Patient Safety Day. At the present time patient safety is gaining perhaps more attention than ever given the need for us to protect patients from the harms of COVID-19.

Working in Partnership to Improve Healthcare for People with a Learning Disability with a new Once for Wales Health Profile

In celebration of national Learning Disabilities Week, earlier today our Learning Disability Cymru programme team hosted an online meeting of key partners to finalise the launch details of the new Health Profile resource to support people with a learning disability to receive consistent, safe and timely healthcare in Wales.

Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

Many of our staff are currently helping colleagues in Public Health Wales respond to the current Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak as a priority. This may affect some of our programmes + events. Please contact your lead for more information if unsure and visit for the latest on the outbreak.

Enter the NHS Wales Awards 2020!

Have you made a change that has transformed the experience and outcomes for people in Wales? The Awards are your opportunity to showcase your work – enter today.

Improvement Cymru relaunch conference

Earlier this week we welcomed over 650 delegates over two days from all over Wales to rethink how we improve – together.

Going forward as Improvement Cymru – rethinking how we improve

Today we officially relaunch as Improvement Cymru, the all-Wales Improvement service for NHS Wales, developing, embedding and delivering system-wide improvements across health and social care.

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