Energy Wales Statement »The energy system in Wales is on the threshold of great change driven by new energy, technology and low carbon energy transition objectives.Learn more »
£144 million investment in 52,000 apprenticeships
A £144 million EU and Welsh Government investment to fund over 50,000 apprenticeships in Wales has been announced by the First Minister, Carwyn Jones.
- Wales’ best interests lie in a prosperous Europe says First Minister
- Extra investment to support veterans in Wales
- £144 million investment in 52,000 apprenticeships
- Welsh Government Draft Equality Objectives for 2016-2020
- Future arrangements for the Welsh Government’s Equality and Inclusion Programme for 2017-2020
- Consultation on guidance for commissioning substance misuse services
- Devolution, Democracy and Delivery White Paper - Reforming Local Government: Power to Local People
- Interim non-statutory standards for sustainable drainage (SuDS) in Wales – designing, constructing, operating and maintaining surface water drainage systems
- Local Government (Wales) Measure 2009 – Part 1 Guidance to Fire and Rescue Authorities and Fire and Rescue Authorities Support and Intervention Protocol
Section highlightRegulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) BillThe Bill will improve the quality of care and support in Wales and strengthen protection for citizens.
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.
Final 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 497; this is a decrease of 21 (4.1%) on the previous month, but 76 (18.1%) up on the figure in March 2014.
- Health care reasons accounted for 39% of all delays, community care reasons for 26%, waiting for availability of care home place 10% and selection of care home 12%.
- 204 patients were delayed on acute wards, 100 on community wards, 90 in mental health facilities, 92 on rehabilitation wards, and 11 on other wards.
- 209 (42%) patients were aged 85 and over, including 107 (22%) aged 90 plus.
- Of those patients waiting to leave hospital, 159 (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 27 days; 21 days for patients on acute wards, 15 days for patients on community wards, 68 days for patients in mental health facilities, and 29 days for patients on rehabilitation wards.
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