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Inspection finds maternity services at Cardiff's largest hospital needs further improvement

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) has issued a report (21 June 2024) following an inspection of the Maternity Unit at the University Hospital of Wales, run by Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.

Published: 21 June 2024
Emergency care at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff is improving

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) has issued a report (6 June 2024) highlighting improved care within the Emergency Department at the University Hospital of Wales, run by Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.

Published: 6 June 2024
More can be done in Wales to improve do not resuscitate decision making processes

Today, a report has been published by Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) setting out the findings of a review of Do Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (DNACPR) decisions for adults in Wales.

Published: 23 May 2024
We’ve published our Operational Plan

Find out about our priorities and actions for 2024-2025

Published: 9 May 2024
We have published our joint review of child protection arrangements (JICPA) in Cardiff

The joint inspection took place in January 2024.

Published: 7 May 2024