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Join our team- Project Coordinator

Join our team- Project Coordinator

February 14, 2024
Company & staff
Join our team - Project Support Officer

Join our team - Project Support Officer

We are looking to hire Project Support Officers to join our team

February 6, 2024
Company & staff
Join our team - Project Support Officer (Welsh speaker)

Join our team - Project Support Officer (Welsh speaker)

We are looking for a Welsh speaker to join our team as a Project Support Officer

February 6, 2024
Company & staff
Cervical Cancer Awareness Month 2024

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month 2024

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, read how the WHO aims to eliminate cervical cancer by 2100, and how Yma is helping the NHS in Wales to reach these targets.

January 22, 2024
General
Happy New Yma 2024

Happy New Yma 2024

Approaching the close of 2023, Yma takes a moment to recognise the strides we've made.

December 31, 2023
Company & staff
Coming Together for Christmas

Coming Together for Christmas

Gathered around the table at Y Seler in Aberearon, our Yma family extends warm wishes and heartfelt thanks to everyone we worked with this year.

December 25, 2023
Company & staff
Christmas Cards, Winter Solstice & Depression

Christmas Cards, Winter Solstice & Depression

On this winter solstice, the darkest day of the year, our focus turns to a recent study delving into the connection between depression and the act of sending Christmas cards.

December 21, 2023
Wellbeing
On Improving Chronic Disease Management in Primary Care

On Improving Chronic Disease Management in Primary Care

Dr Richard Baxter has published two recent articles on the topic of Chronic Disease Management

May 31, 2023
Primary Care
Social Prescribing - An Introduction

Social Prescribing - An Introduction

An introduction to the potential impacts of social prescribing in Wales

April 28, 2023
General
Yma's Third Birthday

Yma's Third Birthday

On our third birthday, read about our past year and plans for the future

March 18, 2023
Our Story
Running Water and the Future of General Practice Partnerships

Running Water and the Future of General Practice Partnerships

Dr Will Mackintosh, Yma's interim Clinical Director, shares some thoughts around the role of general practice and the partnership model

February 28, 2023
Primary Care
How Yma Learns - Harvesting Knowledge

How Yma Learns - Harvesting Knowledge

The last of three articles about how Yma learns as an organisation, finishing with how we carry out the review meetings themselves

February 17, 2023
General
How Yma Learns - Growth and Gathering

How Yma Learns - Growth and Gathering

The second of three articles about how Yma learns as an organisation, continuing the story with how we gather our information for a review

February 10, 2023
General
How Yma Learns - Sow the Seeds

How Yma Learns - Sow the Seeds

The first of three articles about how Yma learns as an organisation, starting with collecting the right information during a project.

January 27, 2023
General
The Impact of the Rising Cost of Living on Health and Healthcare in Wales

The Impact of the Rising Cost of Living on Health and Healthcare in Wales

With the rising cost of living affecting people and communities nation-wide, we take a look at what this means for health and healthcare in Wales.

October 14, 2022
General
Yma's Second Birthday

Yma's Second Birthday

Yma is turning two today. Read about where we started, what we have learnt in the last two years and where we are hoping to go next

March 18, 2022
Company & staff
International Day of Women and Girls in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Join us in celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science

February 10, 2022
Events
Kickstarting a Healthier New Year

Kickstarting a Healthier New Year

Stepping out of one year and into a new can be a daunting prospect for some, with the pressure to create New Year’s Resolutions and start the new year “right” at the forefront of everybody’s minds. We’ve found some examples of ways to kickstart a healthy 2022, from short-term challenges which could help to change usual patterns, to regular practices which can be implemented into people’s daily lives.

January 13, 2022
General
5 minutes to help us to improve prescribing guidance in Wales!

5 minutes to help us to improve prescribing guidance in Wales!

Help us improve prescribing guidance in Wales with a 5 minute survey

December 17, 2021
General
New project supporting primary care cluster engagement

New project supporting primary care cluster engagement

Yma has been invited to work with the All Wales Medicines Strategy Group (AWMSG) to establish a primary care cluster engagement forum.

September 17, 2021
General
Supporting Primary Care Through Winter and Beyond

Supporting Primary Care Through Winter and Beyond

Mark Drakeford addresses MP Jayne Bryant's concerns around the further pressures Primary Care will be facing over the winter months and beyond, as demands continue to increase.

September 15, 2021
Primary Care
Wales Start Up Awards Results

Wales Start Up Awards Results

We would like to congratulate Swperbox, who have been awarded the Social Enterprise Start Up of the year at the Wales Start Up Awards 2021. It was such an honour to be named as a finalist, along with Mubo and Prom Ally CIC.

September 10, 2021
Events
Supporting Primary Care Through Communication with Colleagues and Communities

Supporting Primary Care Through Communication with Colleagues and Communities

Our work with the All Wales Cluster Leads Group centres around creating space for listening and reflection, supporting rapid action around things that matter and make a difference.

August 26, 2021
Primary Care
Greener Healthcare in Wales

Greener Healthcare in Wales

Green Health Wales was launched on the 29th June2021 with a webinar discussing the global health emergency of climate change, and how creating sustainable healthcare could address the climate crisis.

July 9, 2021
Primary Care
Transferable lessons from the care of older adults in rural Scotland

Transferable lessons from the care of older adults in rural Scotland

Yma's first webinar, with insights from Dr Martin Wilson on caring for a growing elderly population in rural and remote settings.

May 7, 2021
Intermediate Care
International Immunisation Week

International Immunisation Week

Yma's small role in the distribution of COVID-19 vaccinations, through Primary Care in Wales.

April 28, 2021
Primary Care
Treading Gently

Treading Gently

Finding ways to help primary Care, that were small and valued, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

December 21, 2020
Our Story
Starting at the Beginning

Starting at the Beginning

The start of Yma's story, our vision for bringing it to life, with a tale of how it all began.

October 17, 2020
Our Story
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