Green Growth Wales »The proposed Green Growth Wales fund aims to increase and accelerate projects to deliver green investment in Wales.Learn more »
Consultation into Public Service Staff Commission opens
Public Service Minister Leighton Andrews AM is putting workforce matters at the centre of the public service reform agenda
- CGI to bring 620 jobs to Bridgend thanks to Welsh Government Support
- Welsh Government responds to Daily Mail claims on Welsh NHS
- Consultation into Public Service Staff Commission opens
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- Devolution, Democracy and Delivery White Paper – Public Services Staff Commission
- The development of an energy efficiency strategy for Wales
- Early Years Outcomes Framework
- Food Hygiene Rating (Promotion of Food Hygiene Ratings) (Wales) Regulations
- Smoke-free private vehicles carrying children
- Extending access to intermediary services for descendants and relatives of adopted people
Section highlightHousing (Wales) Act 2014The Act introduces significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightWales for Africa grant
The Wales for Africa grant supports projects that build mutually beneficial links between Wales and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Draft Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
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 443; this is a decrease of 15 (3.3%) on the previous month, and a decrease of 46 (9.4%) on the figure in August 2013.
- Health care reasons accounted for 33% of all delays, community care reasons for 24%, waiting for availability of care home place 20% and selection of care home 11%.
- 141 patients were delayed on acute wards, 89 on community wards, 115 in mental health facilities, 84 on rehabilitation wards, and 14 on other wards.
- 158 (36%) patients were aged 85 and over, including 71 (16%) aged 90 plus.
- Of those patients waiting to leave hospital, 135 (37%) had been delayed less than 3 weeks, while 13 (4%) had been delayed for more than 26 weeks.
- The median length of delay for patients waiting to leave hospital was 34 days; 26 days for patients on acute wards, 28 days for patients on community wards, 62 days for patients in mental health facilities, and 34 days for patients on rehabilitation wards.
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