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'Waiting as well as possible' - A project idea developed in Wales is shortlisted for the Q Exchange funding
Applications for the NHS Wales Awards 2023 are open

The NHS Wales Awards celebrate improvement work that has transformed the experience and outcomes for people in Wales.

Adventures helping people's recovery from psychosis
Improvement Cymru joins NHS Wales Executive

From 1 April 2023, Improvement Cymru becomes part of the NHS Wales Executive. 

Improvement community bids fond farewell to Joy and Paula

The NHS Wales improvement community is bidding farewell to a pair of long-serving colleagues.

Working together to make a difference: how Improvement Cymru is accelerating improvements with NHS Wales.

We at Improvement Cymru are delighted to be able to share with you our first Annual Report.

Safe Care Collaborative approaches 40 improvement projects

Improvement Cymru has confirmed that 37 improvement projects are being supported in NHS Wales health boards and trusts by the Safe Care Collaborative.

New Funding Available for Learning Disability Improvement Projects
Photo courtesy of Natasha Hirst/Through Our Eyes
Photo courtesy of Natasha Hirst/Through Our Eyes

New grant funding has been made available to help improve the lives of people with a learning disability in Wales.

Funding opportunity – Q Exchange

The next round of Q Exchange, the participatory funding programme with grants of up to £40,000 is now open for ideas.

Safe Care Collaborative launches

The Safe Care Collaborative between Improvement Cymru, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and NHS Wales health boards and trusts was launched on Tuesday 29 November by the Minister for Health and Social Care, Eluned Morgan MS.

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'.

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