• Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board Specialist Palliative Care Team - Merthyr & Cynon

    Disabled Access: Yes

    Website: http://cwmtafmorgannwg.wales/services/palliative-and-end-of-life-care-services/


    Palliative care is an approach that focuses on a person’s physical, emotional and spiritual needs and to prevent and relieve the physical symptoms (such as pain), decreased function, anxiety and stress that often accompany a serious illness. Palliative care also involves helping patients and family members with planning for future needs, coordinating care and working through sometimes difficult discussions.

    How to access the service:

    1. Referral via GP / Health Professional

    A referral can be made to the service by a GP or other health professional.

    How to contact the service: 

    Members of the public can contact the following for general enquiries: 

    - Reception or Team Secretary 01443 715154 or 01443 715155 between 9.00am and 5.00pm, Monday to Friday 

    - For Saturdays, Sundays, Bank Holidays and between 5.00pm to 9.00am weekdays, please ring District Nursing Line: 01443 444069

    - Ysbyty Cwm Cynon Inpatient Ward 6: 01443 715006

    Is this service available in Welsh?: The Health Board welcomes correspondence and telephone calls in Welsh or English. The website can also be translated into Welsh by clicking 'Cymraeg' on the desired webpage.

    Last Updated: 09 November 2023 10:10 by NHS 111 Wales

  • Normal Opening Hours

  • Services Offered

    Service does: 24 Hour Availability
    Service does: Adult Services
    Service does: Bank Holiday
    Service does: Hospice
    Service does: Palliative / End of Life Care
    Service does: Referral Needed
    Service does not: Children & Young People's Services
    Service does not: Self-Referral Accepted

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