Hospital Support

Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan (YAB)

We provide the specialist palliative care support in YAB
Patient are referred to us by:

  • Medical staff or nursing staff on the wards
  • From NHH or RGH (I think these need to be written in full not initials)
  • Internal referrals from patient already known to Hospice of the Valleys


We have direct admissions access for Hospice of the Valley patients from the community into YAB.


Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan

We admit patients for:

  • Symptom management
  • End of life care
  • Medication reviews
  • Unstable condition not managed at home

The Specialist Palliative Care is provided by:

Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Palliative Care Vicki Reynolds
Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Louise Jones
All Hospice of the Valleys clinical staff have honorary contracts with Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and palliative patients known to our service can also be supported in YAB by our Family Support Services team and Complimentary Therapists.
The staff can also access our out of hours service (24 hours /day, 7 days / week ) for advice and support .

Vicki Reynolds
Advanced Nurse Practicioner, Palliative Care
01495 717277

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