Concerns over delivery of health services

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A joint report by Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) and the Wales Audit Office (WAO) has revealed failings in the way Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is run. The report looks at the corporate, clinical and financial challenges facing the health board.

Some of the issues arising from the report include lack of clarity around accountability arrangements and deepening concerns over how services are delivered.

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Health board accepts mismanagement report

The board of Wales' largest NHS organisation fully accepts a highly critical report into its mismanagement. Betsi Cadwaladr Health Board was identified as having a catalogue of failings.