Decision details

Leeds Community Equipment & Telecare Service – Budget Pressure and Waiting List

Reference: D54341

Decision Maker: Director of Adults and Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Adults & Health:
a) Noted the current financial and backlog position of LCETS.
b) Approved the one-off use of £213k Spring Budget improved Better Care Fund (iBCF) underspend to alleviate and clear the current backlog.
c) Noted the plan to carry out further financial analysis of the position of LCETS to establish whether there is an underlying recurrent funding issue and report on this in September 2021.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: James Woodhead, Interim Head of Commissioning (Integration) 0113 37 83841 Email:

Publication date: 22/07/2021

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