Decision details

Review of the Agreement for the Provision of Adult Social Care Assessment and Case Management and Occupational Therapy in Staffordshire

Decision Maker: Cabinet

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

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Review of Section 75 Agreement for Adult Social Care Assessment and Case Management and Occupational Therapy in Staffordshire.

Decisions:

“The continuation of this agreement will enable the council to build on our successful partnership with Midlands Partnership Foundation NHS Trust that has been running for a number of years and continues to provide integrated health and social care services to older people, people with physical disabilities and people with mental health conditions.

 

This approval also offers continuity of services at a time when adult social care is managing the aftermath of the Covid pandemic, responding to increased demand and implementing the Government’s Adult Social Care Reforms.

 

Julia Jessel, Cabinet Member for Health and Care

 

Reasons for the Decision – To consider extending the current Section 75 Agreement with Midlands Partnership Foundation NHS Trust (MPFT), for adult social care assessment and case management and occupational therapy in Staffordshire, for two years.

 

Decision (a) That the Council extends the current Section 75 Agreement with MPFT for two years from 1st April 2023 to 31st March 2025, to continue to provide adult social care assessment and case management and occupational therapy in Staffordshire.

 

(b) That the Director of Health and Care and Director of Corporate Services, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Health and Care, be authorised to finalise and implement the extension of the Section 75 Agreement for adult social care assessment and case management and occupational therapy in Staffordshire.

Report author: Amanda Stringer

Publication date: 22/09/2022

Date of decision: 21/09/2022

Decided at meeting: 21/09/2022 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 28/09/2022

Call-in deadline date: 27/09/2022

Current call-in Count: 0

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