Decision details

Annual Fee Review for Older People's Residential and Nursing Care Home Contract 2019-2020

Reference: D49883

Decision Maker: Director of Adults and Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

The Director of Adults and Health will be recommended to approve the annual fee review for older people’s residential and nursing care home contracts for 2019/20.

Decision:

The Director of Adults and Health has approved to apply the fee increase and agreed the new cost structure stated in paragraph 3.4.1 and 3.5.2 of this report for the independent sector older people’s care homes overarching agreement for the financial year 2019/2020. 

The Director of Adults and Health has noted that the Head of Commissioning for older People’s services will implement this decision immediately following the expiry of the call in period by issuing letters to the care providers to inform them of this decision and updating the Client Information System to allow payments to be made at the new rate.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

The Adults and Health Commissioning Board will discuss the fee review. The Executive Member for Health, Wellbeing and Adults will be consulted.

Consultees

Adults and Health Commissioning Board

Cllr Charlwood

Contact: Mark Phillott, Commissioning Manager 0113 3783923 Email: mark.phillott@leeds.gov.uk.

Publication date: 11/07/2019

Date of decision: 19/07/2019

Date comes into force if not called in: 27/07/2019

Call-in deadline date: 26/07/2019

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