Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
Avian Influenza – Next Steps
Following the announcement to declare a new Avian Influenza Prevention Zone the Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales is reminding bird keepers to be prepared ahead of its implementation next Tuesday.
- Out of Work Service funding extended until 2020
- Carwyn Connect heads to Penygraig
- Avian Influenza – Next Steps
Section highlightLandfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
Final Budget 2017-18 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2017-18 is £15bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Monthly data on the transfer of NHS patients to a more appropriate care setting.
Data has been published on StatsWales.
- The total number of patients experiencing a delayed transfer of care was 392; this is a reduction of 38 (9%) on the previous month.
- 97 patients were delayed on acute wards, 93 in mental health facilities and 202 on community, rehabilitation and other wards.
- Health care reasons accounted for 30% of all delays, community care reasons for 28%, selection of care home 12% and waiting for availability of care home place 14%.
- 134 patients (34%) were aged 85 and over, including 64 (16%) aged 90 plus.
- 197 patients (50%) had been delayed less than 3 weeks, while 23 (6%) had been delayed for more than 26 weeks.
- The median length of delay was 21 days (19 days for patients on acute wards, 54 days for patients in mental health facilities and 19 days for patients on community, rehabilitation and other wards).
Quarter ending 31 December 2016
The quarterly report shows data for the latest quarter plus trends from October 2004 to date.
Monthly data are published on StatsWales with a summary headline and a report is published quarterly.
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