Contingency planning for winter weather »Severe weather requires robust, collaborative planning between the Welsh Government and the public and private sectors in Wales.Learn more »
New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
A legal obligation to report any child or adult believed to be at risk of abuse or neglect will be implemented in Wales in 2016, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
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- 0808 80 10 800 - 24 hour help for domestic abuse victims
- New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
- Designation of Licensing authority under Part 1 of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Local authority environmental permitting fees and charges 2015-16
- Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Joint Adoption Arrangements)(Wales) Directions 2015
- Independent Living Fund – future arrangements to support recipients in Wales
- Consultation on Local Development Plans Process Review
Section highlightQualifications Wales BillThe Bill will establish Qualifications Wales as an independent regulator for qualifications and the qualification system in Wales.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update
This 6th edition details over 370 investments across both public and private sectors with a value of more than £40bn.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Healthcare associated infections (HCAI) data
This helps to improve the clarity and quality of regular data about the NHS in Wales.
Public Health Wales has previously published data relating to a number of national HCAI surveillance schemes.
For the first time in Wales you can now access data by Health Board and by general acute hospital relating specifically to:
- Clostridium difficile infection (antibiotic associated diarrhoea) and
- Staphylococcus aureus blood stream infections.
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
Aneurin Bevan Health Board
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
Cardiff & Vale University Health Board
Cwm Taf Health Board
Hywel Dda Health Board
Velindre NHS Trust
Public Health Wales – Monitoring
PHW monitors a range of infections to help with:
- local and national infection prevention and control
- control of antimicrobial resistance
-in healthcare organisations.
The data and information collected informs and improves practice. It is used to develop new ways of working to reduce preventable HCAIs to an absolute minimum.
Public Health Wales will continue to work with HBs and Trusts to make more information on a range of HCAIs available.