Decision Maker: Health and Adult Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek approval for the strategic approach to
shaping and developing the care home market that meets the needs of
the Council and NHS Dorset Clincial Commissioning Group.
RESOLVED that the Care Homes of Older People Commissioning Strategy be approved.
Portfolio Holder: Adults
Ensuring a diverse, vibrant, sustainable and quality market for Adult Social Care is a key duty for all local authorities under market shaping requirements of the Care Act 2014. This commissioning strategy supports meeting that duty in respect of care homes for older people.
Report author: Phil Hornsby
Publication date: 03/09/2021
Date of decision: 01/09/2021
Decided at meeting: 01/09/2021 - Cabinet
Effective from: 11/09/2021