‘Too many’ care home residents in Wales have ‘unacceptable quality of life’

05/03/2018

Source: Care Home

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Date of publication: 23rd January 2018

 Publication type: News item

In a nutshell: The Older People’s Commissioner for Wales has criticised the Welsh Government for failing to take action on previous findings, saying ‘too many’ care home residents in Wales have an ‘unacceptable quality of life’.

 Length of publication: One page

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Dedicated service for elderly faller victims helps more than 200 patients

21/02/2017

Source: Abergavenny Chronicle

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Date of publication: 11 January 2017

 Publication type: News article

In a nutshell: The Falls Response Service, which is being run jointly by the Welsh Ambulance Service and Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, aims to provide a timely response for elderly patients who have suffered a fall in the community and are either uninjured or have a minor injury.

 Length of publication: One page