Councils in Wales have responded well to significant financial stress1 Apr 2015 - 3:21pm
But they need to improve their financial management and planning to meet the increasing financial challenges ahead.
Auditor General flags good practice on Elective Waiting Times12 Mar 2015 - 12:45pm
We've published a Compendium of Good and Promising Practice, a Checklist for health boards and patient survey results.
Welsh public bodies making extensive use of ‘early departures’ to reduce workforce costs9 Feb 2015 - 4:32pm
£254 million spent on early departure packages over nearly four years, but with potential savings over time of up to £305 million per year.
Councils and police bodies are generally preparing timely accounts2 Feb 2015 - 2:04pm
But an increasing number have needed to be amended for material errors and there is a need to critically appraise the use of reserves
Follow-up report highlights ongoing issues with retrospective claims for Continuing NHS Healthcare29 Jan 2015 - 12:00am
Some good progress but approach to those seeking re-imbursement of care home fees still a concern.
Many patients face long waits for NHS treatment in Wales26 Jan 2015 - 4:29pm
The Welsh NHS is struggling with waiting times for elective care but emerging plans to re-think services could make things better.