Monnow Vale Integrated Health and Social Care Facility

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Monnow Vale Integrated Health and Social Care Facility
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
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Monnow Vale Hospital
Monnow Vale Integrated Health and Social Care Facility is located in Monmouthshire
Monnow Vale Integrated Health and Social Care Facility
Shown in Monmouthshire
Geography
LocationMonmouth, Wales
Coordinates51°48′37″N 2°43′30″W / 51.81016°N 2.725056°W / 51.81016; -2.725056Coordinates: 51°48′37″N 2°43′30″W / 51.81016°N 2.725056°W / 51.81016; -2.725056
Organisation
Care systemNHS
Services
Beds19
History
Founded2006
Links
ListsHospitals in Wales

Monnow Vale Integrated Health and Social Care Facility (Welsh: Dyffryn Mynwy Iechyd Integredig a Cyfleuster Gofal Cymdeithasol) is a hospital at Drybridge Park in Monmouth, Wales. It is managed by the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board.

History[edit]

The facility was commissioned to replace services previously provided at the Cottage Hospital, Overmonnow Day Hospital and Dixton Road Clinic, along with the social care and community nursing teams.[1] The new facility, which was developed in partnership with Monmouthshire County Council, local Voluntary Organisations, Gwent Healthcare NHS Trust and Monmouthshire Local Health Board, was procured under a Private finance initiative contract in 2003.[2] The facility, which was built by Amec at a cost of £6 million was opened by Dr Brian Gibbons, Minister for Health and Social Services on 20 July 2006.[1][3] The minor injuries unit closed in November 2011.[4]

Services[edit]

The facility has 19 in-patient beds.[1] Specialist services include a cardiology outpatient clinic, a continence clinic, X-ray facilities, a diabetes clinic and retinopathy screening, a GP counselling service, a health visitor clinic, a mental health outpatient clinic for adults, a paediatric audiology clinic, an orthopaedic clinic, an ophthalmology clinic, a pharmacist's clinic, an adult out-patient psychology clinic, a physiotherapy clinic, a podiatry clinic and podiatry consultant clinic, a respiratory clinic, a rheumatology clinic, a sexual health clinic and a spinal injuries clinic.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Monnow Vale Integrated Health and Social Care Facility". Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. Retrieved 20 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Facility Fit for the 21st Century". NHS Wales. 18 July 2006. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Monmouth centre is a 'model for joint working' in health and social care'". South Wales Argus. 16 May 2018. Retrieved 20 February 2019.
  4. ^ "Hospital unit closes". Chepstow Beacon. 1 December 2011. Retrieved 23 February 2019.

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