Action packed August Bank Holiday
The waters of Cardiff bay will be full of action this weekend as the last summer bank holiday gets underway with the P1 Welsh Grand Prix of the Sea.
- Secondary School attendance levels at record high
- £5.7m Welsh Government investment into clinical research and development
- Action packed August Bank Holiday
- Review of the Water Resources (Control of Pollution) (Silage, Slurry and Agricultural Fuel Oil) (Wales) Regulations 2010
- Charging guidance to Ofwat (the economic regulator of the water sector)
- Food Hygiene Rating (Promotion of Food Hygiene Ratings)(Wales) Regulations
- The development of an energy efficiency strategy for Wales
- Welsh Government action plan to further equality for transgender people
- Secondary legislation for development management
Section highlightThe Planning (Wales) Act 2015
The act puts in place delivery structures, processes and procedures to make Wales’ planning system fit for the 21st century.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
1st Supplementary Budget 2015-16 »
The 1st supplementary budget proposes a number of changes to the final budget for 2015-16, which was published in December 2014.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Monthly data 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 503; this is an increase of 2 (0.4%) on the previous month, and 45 (10%) up on the figure in July 2014.
- 224 patients were delayed on acute wards, 95 in mental health facilities and 184 on community, rehabilitation and other wards.
- Health care reasons accounted for 39% of all delays, community care reasons for 18%, selection of care home 12% and waiting for availability of care home place 16%.
- 209 (42%) of patients were aged 85 and over, including 93 (18%) aged 90 plus.
- Of those patients waiting to leave hospital, 153 (41%) had been delayed less than 3 weeks, while 15 (4%) had been delayed for more than 26 weeks.
- The median length of delay for patients waiting to leave hospital was 27 days (23 days for patients on acute wards, and 69 days for patients in mental health facilities).
Monthly data are published on StatsWales with a summary headline and a report is published quarterly.
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