Decision details

Annual Residential/Nursing and Home Care Fee Setting 2020/21 (AC&H2)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Annually the Council sets it's fees for residential, nursing and home care services. This is done to consider both inflationary and other relevant cost pressures within the care sector. This report outlines the cost of care process and provides recommendation for the appropriate financial uplifts to be approved.

Decision:

The Cabinet considered the 2020/21 fee setting recommendations for the most significant areas of externally commissioned services within Adult Social Care and approved the fee setting approach, including fee uplifts as set out in the report.

Alternative options considered:

None.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: N/A

Decision Reference: CAB209

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Forward Plan Reference: AC&H2

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Relevant providers of services

Contact: Vincent Fraga, Services to People Email: vincent.fraga@stockport.gov.uk Tel: 0161-474-4401.

Report author: Vincent Fraga

Publication date: 05/02/2020

Date of decision: 04/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 04/02/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 12/02/2020

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