BLHB

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BLHBBridgend Local Health Board (UK)
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The scheme is run by Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University NHS Trust, Bridgend Local Health Board and Bridgend Council, with support from the British Lung Foundation in Wales..
Bridgend Local Health Board (LHB) - No GP surgeries currently commissioned to open later, but one application received and three more interested.
The briefing document, entitled Suicide in Wales, which was presented to Bridgend Local Health Board in January 2008, shows that the suicide rate in Bridgend for young malesbetweentheagesof15and24 was running at 43 per 100,000 people.
Angharad Evans, substance misuse development manager for Bridgend council and Bridgend local health board, said: "Sometimes people with drug and alcohol problems need extra help in managing the demands of family life.
An application for continuing care costs has been turned down by Bridgend Local Health Board but the Thomas family are currently appealing, via their Hugh James solicitor.
FOLLOWING your article 'Patients face painful truth at the dentist' (WoS, March 18), Bridgend Local Health Board (LHB) wish to state that all dental practices with an NHS contract in the Bridgend County Borough area have been funded to provide services until March 31, 2007.
Bridgend Local Health Board said in line with other health authorities, it is to stop providing laser therapy for women, unless in exceptional circumstances.
'I would expect that Bridgend Local Health Board to come back with a detailed analysis of this distressful situation and with assurances that it won't happen again.'
But, even though he qualified in the UK and worked in Worthing, West Sussex, until February, Bridgend Local Health Board have said they must carry out fresh Criminal Records Bureau checks, leaving him only able to see private patients.
A Bridgend Local Health Board spokesman said, 'We are sorry for the distress Mrs Cavanagh experienced in contacting the out-of-hours GP service.
All patients will receive a letter from Bridgend Local Health Board explaining the changes.
The scheme is the brainchild of the Safer Bridgend Partnership, South Wales Police, town centre licensees, Bridgend Local Health Board and the local education authority.