I’ve been reading the Delivery Unit’s latest release on delayed transfers of care, which is really clear and informative (see attached). I understand you respond to requests for information on behalf of delivery unit.
Please could I request under the FOI act a breakdown of the reasons for delayed transfers for:
Please could you provide this for the months of April onwards, up to the most recent available data.
I’m looking for the detail behind the summary data in tab ‘1b’ in the attached spreadsheet.
And so on for the other 6 health board areas.
And so on for the other 20 local authority areas.
Please could you also give a breakdown for ‘assessment issues’ figures in each spreadsheet. For example, if there was a delay for a social care assessment, or a physio/OT assessment, or any more detail as to what comes under this category.
Please provide the data in an excel spreadsheet format or .csv and not as a pdf or word document.
Please let me know if any of the above is unclear, if you require any clarification or need any further information from me in order to respond to the request.
Thank you for your recent request dated 11th September 2023.
Please see below spreadsheet with the information requested.
Pathway of Care Delays Information
Please note Welsh Government are working towards publishing this Pathway of Care Delays data from November 2023.
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