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New figures show a big rise in the number of affordable homes in Wales
The Welsh Government is on course to meet its ambitious target of providing 10,000 additional affordable homes by May 2016.
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A monthly report presenting statistics on the transfer of NHS patients to a more appropriate care setting.
- The total number of patients experiencing a delayed transfer of care was 495; this is an increase of 55 (12.5%) on the previous month, and an increase of 27 (5.8%) on the figure in September 2013.
- Health care reasons accounted for 32% of all delays, community care reasons for 24%, waiting for availability of care home place 19% and selection of care home 12%.
- 158 patients were delayed on acute wards, 102 on community wards, 116 in mental health facilities, 105 on rehabilitation wards, and 14 on other wards.
- 173 (35%) patients were aged 85 and over, including 87 (18%) aged 90 plus.
- Of those patients waiting to leave hospital, 178 (43%) had been delayed less than 3 weeks, while 16 (4%) had been delayed for more than 26 weeks.
- The median length of delay for patients waiting to leave hospital was 28 days; 21 days for patients on acute wards, 23 days for patients on community wards, 58 days for patients in mental health facilities, and 16 days for patients on rehabilitation wards.
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