Plaid Cymru believes the Welsh Government should have taken responsibility for driving improvements far earlier and, at the very least, ensured that local delivery plans
- some of which are yet to published - contained the elements of the national plan.
The charities reviewed the Local Delivery Plans
of 44 primary care trusts across England, looking at provision for improving sexual health services.
Birmingham and Black Country SHA said: 'There's a lot of work to be done to look at how this money will be spent, we are awaiting the PCT's local delivery plans
which will come in next month.'
Nigel Lucas, head of communications, said: "We are very pleased waiting lists continue to reduce ahead of national targets and ahead of local delivery plans
and look forward to the trend continuing."
There has to be a requirement to demonstrate that Local Delivery Plans
have been shaped as much by local residents as they will be by key public service providers.
Macmillan believes the new NHS Local Delivery Plans
offer an opportunity to track cancer services money from the outset of the new three-year funding system.
The implementation of local delivery plans
means trusts have to allocate even more resources to meet these government targets.