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Sharing approaches to unscheduled care

4 Oct 2013 - 12:00am

In latest blog post from the Good Practice Exchange (GPX) Tanwen Grover pulls together some interesting examples of unscheduled care schemes run by NHS bodies and looks at how they are being used to change the ways people use these services.

Auditor General publishes Improvement Assessment Letter and Annual Improvement report on Cardiff Council

4 Oct 2013 - 12:00am

The Auditor General for Wales has today published the Improvement Assessment letter and Annual Improvement Report on Cardiff Council.

Future Pressures on Welsh Public Services

26 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

The author of today's report by Wales Public Services 2025 is our very own colleague Mark Jeffs. The WAO's Performance Audit Lead is on a part-time secondment with the think tank.

Welsh Local Government getting better at Planning, Delivering and Reporting Improvements

26 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

But more comparisons are needed if the people of Wales are to judge progress for themselves, says Auditor General for Wales

Auditor General publishes his Corporate Assessment Report 2012-13 on Newport City Council

19 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Newport Council at a 'pivotal point' in improvement journey

Pupil progress in Wales hampered by teacher absence

17 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Reports issued by Wales Audit Office and Estyn highlight increasing reliance on support and cover staff in the classroom  

Too many Welsh community and town councils are still falling short on financial standards

13 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Systemic weaknesses in financial management and governance remain, says Auditor General for Wales

Sustained improvement needed to tackle pressures in unscheduled care services

12 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Rising demand, workforce challenges and problems with patient flow through acute hospitals have combined to place significant pressure on unscheduled care services in Wales.

Auditor General publishes his Annual Improvement Report 2012-13 on Caerphilly County Borough Council

10 Sep 2013 - 12:00am

Some services are improving but serious weaknesses in governance are a major concern and prompt a corporate governance inspection.