Decision details

Funding for adult care packages

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval for spot purchasing of residential and nursing care, and supported accommodation for eligible people together with other types of care as necessary

Decision:

That Cabinet:

1.      Authorised the Director for Adult Social Care and Executive Director for Adults and Communities in consultation with Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care to undertake the spot purchasing of Residential and Nursing Care and supported accommodation statutory placements (and relevant combined packages featuring other care types) above the key decision threshold, until 31 March 2024 to align with the expiry of the current contractual frameworks.

2.      Noted that a report will be brought to Cabinet outlining the decisions approved above key decision threshold value on an annual basis.

Report author: Richard Hills

Publication date: 24/01/2023

Date of decision: 24/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 24/01/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 01/02/2023

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