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Reducing pressure on WAST, emergency departments and capacity in acute hospitals
Improving Quality and Safety with NHS Wales

From 1 April 2024, Improvement Cymru formerly join NHS Wales Executive as the Quality, Safety and Improvement directorate.

Cellular Pathology Team Improves Processing Speed for Cancer Samples

Improvement work undertaken at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (ABUHB) has increased the processing speed of urgent suspected cancer samples in its Cellular Pathology lab.

Celebrating the first Improvement Cymru National Conference since the pandemic
Improvement Cymru launches new strategy to support improvements in patient safety across health and care in Wales

Today on World Patient Safety Day, Improvement Cymru launches a new strategy ‘Achieving Quality and Safety Improvement’

Improvement Cymru relaunch conference

Earlier this week we welcomed over 650 delegates over two days from all over Wales to rethink how we improve – together.

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. 

Talking Improvement, a brand new podcast from Improvement Cymru
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

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.

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
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.

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.

Celebrating the first Improvement Cymru National Conference since the pandemic
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'.