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8 Aug 2022

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) has issued a report (8th August 2022) highlighting the need for urgent improvement in the emergency department (ED) at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd in Rhyl.

4 Aug 2022

Following feedback from stakeholders about our reports, we committed to producing a refreshed reporting style for all our inspection work.

19 Jul 2022

Alun Jones has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW), the independent inspectorate and regulator of healthcare in Wales.

30 Jun 2022

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) has issued a report highlighting the need for improvement in Swansea Bay University Health Board’s quality governance arrangements to support the delivery of timely, safe, and effective healthcare services to the population of Her Majesty’s Prison Swansea (HMP Swansea).

23 Jun 2022

Find out about our priorities and actions for 2022-2023

31 May 2022

Information about our office opening hours over the jubilee weekend and how you can contact us.

18 May 2022

In line with our NHS service of concern process, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board’s Emergency Department at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd has been designated by HIW as a Service Requiring Significant Improvement.

10 May 2022

We are currently consulting on our draft monitoring and reporting strategy for the new Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS).

13 Apr 2022

Information about our opening hours over Easter and how you can contact us.