To make a formal decision to implement Easements to the Care Act 2014, introduced by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and associated Regulations.
Decision Maker: Director of adults and communities
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
One of the Council’s strategic
objectives for the management of immediate impact of the
coronavirus COVID-19 epidemic is to ensure sustainability of adult
social care during the coronavirus COVID-19 epidemic, and that
planning and actions to sustain adult social care and support
wherever possible with planning and actions in the NHS. This is
against a backdrop of increasing demand and reducing capacity due
to staff absences as a result of sickness and
Contact: Stephen Vickers, Director for adults and communities Email: Stephen.Vickers@herefordshire.gov.uk.
Publication date: 19/05/2020
Date of decision: 04/05/2020