Decision details

Response to winter pressures - new temporary service at Elmet House (Colton Lodges)

Reference: D54770

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 and Health has:

a) Reviewed the proposal and considered the benefits that will be achieved in respect of the temporary step-down service.

b) Entered into a lease agreement with HC-One to use an initial 15 beds at the care home unit at Elmet House (Colton Lodges Nursing Home) at a rent of £275 per bed per week, with the option for the Council to increase the bed numbers to a maximum of 30 for a period from the 10th January 2022 to the 3rd April 2022 with an option to extend the lease for any period up to 12 months.

c) Agreed the total spend which will cover rental, hotel service, staffing resource and other small provisions which will be funded by the CCG through the winter pressure fund.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Debbie Ramskill, Interim Head of Service 07891 279039 Email:

Publication date: 06/01/2022

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