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Better care for children with atopic conditions

A nurse-led team in Wales is improving the care of children with asthma, eczema and allergies
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A nurse-led team in Wales is improving the care of children with asthma, eczema and allergies

Children’s respiratory and atopic clinical nurse specialist at Cwm Taf University Health Board Lynfa Day is devoted to improving the care experience and well-being of children with asthma, eczema and allergies.

She has led a reorganisation to improve swift access to services for children with atopic conditions that is being rolled out across the organisation.

These changes have increased the quality, efficiency and equity of care for families throughout the region without the need for extra funding.

Ms Day’s work was recognised at the end of last year when she won the RCN in Wales Nurse of the Year children and midwifery award.

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Ms Day qualified as

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