Decision Maker: Director of Adults and Health
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Authority to undertake a procurement exercise to commission a five year contract with the option to extend for a period of up to 36 months for the provision of a Personal Assistant (PA), Managed Bank Account (MBA) and Payroll Service for people in receipt of a Direct Payment of Personal Health Budget
The Director of Adults and Health :
· The Director of Adults and Health will use her delegated authority to take commissioning decisions which will be a direct consequence of this key decision, for example approval of the detailed specifications for procurement and subsequent contract award. This is subject to the decision being in line with the key principles and features as described in the report.
Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Other reasons / organisations consulted
Through Members Briefings and other meetings via Skype.
Briefing to Executive member for Health, Wellbeing; as well as discussions with Directorate of Children and Families and the Integrated Commissioning Executive.
Contact: Caroline Baria, Deputy Director, Integrated Commissioning 011337 89914 Email: Caroline.Baria@leeds.gov.uk.
Publication date: 20/01/2021
Date of decision: 28/01/2021
Effective from: 05/02/2021