Four of the seven health boards in Wales once again failed to meet their financial duty to break-even over a three-year period, according to their 2019-20 accounts published today.
While there has been a significant Welsh Government investment in the Programme, some concerns about its design and delivery remain
Whilst successfully installed, Welsh Government delivery partners did not mitigate conflicts of interest risks properly, says Auditor General
But still a way to go to realise the full benefits with four out of seven health boards not meeting their duties under the Act
But it will need to clarify its expectations for the next phase and focus on some key risks if the funding and focus of the programme changes
Continuing improvements are evident in the quality and timeliness of annual accounts, but there is scope for some bodies to improve their quality assurance procedures and annual reporting