First Minister welcomes plans to expand Heathrow
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Monthly data on the transfer of NHS patients to a more appropriate care setting.
Monthly data are published on StatsWales with a summary headline and a report is published quarterly.
Release date: 13 October 2016
Data has been published on StatsWales.
- The total number of patients experiencing a delayed transfer of care was 491; this is an increase of 36 (8%) on the previous month.
- 152 patients were delayed on acute wards, 106 in mental health facilities and 233 on community, rehabilitation and other wards.
- Health care reasons accounted for 30% of all delays, community care reasons for 22%, selection of care home 14% and waiting for availability of care home place 17%.
- 178 patients (36%) were aged 85 and over, including 75 (15%) aged 90 plus.
- 211 patients (43%) had been delayed less than 3 weeks, while 30 (6%) had been delayed for more than 26 weeks.
- The median length of delay was 29 days (19 days for patients on acute wards, 81 days for patients in mental health facilities and 23 days for patients on community, rehabilitation and other wards).
April to June 2016
Release date: 25 August 2016
The quarterly report shows data for the latest quarter plus trends from 2005 to date.
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