RESIDENTS across Gwent will now be able to receive up-to-date information from the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board via WhatsApp.
The information in the messages will include the latest Covid-19 updates and most recent vaccination programme information.
In a statement posted on Facebook, the health board said: “We are expanding the way we communicate to our residents by developing a WhatsApp messaging service. By subscribing to this service, you will receive frequent updates from the health board on a variety of topics.”
If you would like to receive these messages, you must contact the health board by email.
The email to contact is email@example.com, and the subject of the email must be ‘WhatsApp Subscription’.
In the email you must include the following details:
- Your full name.
- Home postcode/borough that you live in.
- The mobile number you would like the messages to be sent to.
- If you would like to receive messages in Welsh or English.
If you do sign up to the subscription, you will receive messges from the following mobile number: 07973695798
This number can be saved to your phone contacts.
The Aneurin Bevan University Health Board area includes Caerphilly, Blaenau Gwent, Monmouthshire, Newport, Torfaen, and the southern part of Powys.
Conservatives’ Lack of Action on Obscene Energy Profits “Indefensible” says Welsh Lib Dems
New Audit Office Report on Poverty in Wales supports Plaid Cymru’s calls
Successful Operation targeting anti-social driving across Newport and Monmouthshire