Swansea NHS Trust was an NHS Trust covering Swansea, south Wales. It was established on 1 April 1999 and ceased to exist on 1 April 2008 when it merged with Bro Morgannwg NHS Trust to form the Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University NHS Trust (ABM). However, all surveillance reports for the former Swansea NHS Trust are archived and available to download from Swansea NHS Trust Surveillance Reports Archive. The trust managed nine hospitals and provides over 1,800 beds. In addition, it provided healthcare from number of community premises. Swansea NHS Trust was a designated university trust.
The main functions of the trust are primarily the provision of health services in the City and County of Swansea, but its catchment area embraces population both East and West of Swansea, particularly in its provision of regional and sub-regional specialities. It has many major hospitals which includes General hospitals, Psychiatric, Medicine and Elderly care, and also community center. Swansea NHS Trust handles 750 for nursing and health care hospital posts and 86 beds.
Swansea NHS Trust’ also conducts surveys and its reports, In the year 2006 survey was done on “Orthopaedic Surgical Site Infection Surveillance”