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Welcome to Healthcare Inspectorate Wales

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales is the independent inspectorate and regulator of healthcare in Wales

Latest news & reports

1 Mar 2021

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales is due to undertake assurance work to consider health board arrangements for delivering the COVID-19 vaccination strategy.

26 Feb 2021

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales has resumed routine work associated with our adapted quality check and inspection activity in the NHS.

20 Jan 2021

We committed to a programme of national reviews which included crisis in mental health. We aim to publish the review in the autumn of 2021.

20 Jan 2021

Our Quality Insight Bulletin, a new product for Healthcare Inspectorate Wales, draws together the positive themes, good practice and emerging risks we’ve found from our Quality Checks and other work during the period of the COVID-19 pandemic.

21 Dec 2020

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) has decided to pause all new, routine work associated with our adapted quality check and inspection activity in the NHS from 20 December at least until the end of January 2021, at which time we will review our decision.