Archive | May 2016

Presentations 12th May 2016

Presentation of Bladder Scanner and Trolley to Dan Danino Ward for use in Cardiac Department cost £8,212.00. Ward Manager Elizabeth Morgan and Sister Sarah Evans. Pictured are John Hughes MBE Chairman, Patricia Hughes Secretary, Sian Harris Williams Treasurer, Douglas Thomas Publicity Officer, Reverend Lance Sharpe, Jean Fowler and Heulwen James.

Presentation of two Welch Allyn Dinamaps to Ward T total cost £2,744.00. Ward Manager Anna-Marie Griffiths. Pictured are John Hughes MBE Chairman, Patricia Hughes Secretary, Sian Harris Williams Treasurer, Douglas Thomas Publicity Officer, Reverend Lance Sharpe, Jean Fowler and Heulwen James.

Presentation of Sara Stedy Hoist to Ward J Musculoskeletal Directorate and Ten footstools. Total cost £1858.00. Ward Manager Rhiannon Hawes. Pictured are John Hughes MBE Chairman, Patricia Hughes Secretary, Sian Harris Williams Treasurer, Douglas Thomas Publicity Officer, Reverend Lance Sharpe, Jean Fowler and Heulwen James.

Presentation of Fall Alarms

Presentation which took place in May 2016 to the MSK Department Morriston Hospital. The Falls alarms costing £4151 were purchased from the 2016 Annual Golf Tournament.

Pictured are League of Friends members together with Mr Paul Massey Captain of Morriston Golf Club, Sister Ceri James and Staff of Ward B.

The Purpose of Fall Monitors

  • “Bed Occupancy” Fall Monitors are known to reduce the Bed Occupancy levels resulting from a fall
  • “Length of Stay” Fall Monitors are known to reduce the risk of stay in hospital as a result from a fall
  • “Treatment Plan” Fall Monitors are known to reduce the risk of treatment costs as a result from a fall
  • “Reduced Surgery Costs” Fall Monitors are known to reduce the risk of treatment costs as a result from a fall
  • “Increased Confidence” Our Fall Monitors are known to increase patient confidence knowing that should they attempt to stand from a bed, chair or toilet, staff will be alerted immediately.
  • “Quality of Care” Families are very happy knowing that staff are doing all they can on the ward to look after their loved ones.