Issue details

Quality Assurance Strategy for commissioned care and support services for Adults

To approve the updated, joint health and social care quality assurance strategy following a review of the existing quality assurance framework.

The strategy sets out Herefordshire Council’s and Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s (HCCG) approach to assuring the quality of commissioned care and support services for adults in Herefordshire.  It is a review and update of the current quality assurance framework and the main changes are as follows:

·       Developed as a joint strategy with HCCG

·       Quality standards have been reviewed and updated

·       Processes have been streamlined and simplified

·       Clearer and more transparent approach and processes giving greater clarity to service providers



Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/09/2018

Decision due: 7 January 2019 by Director of adults and communities

Lead member: Cabinet member health and wellbeing

Lead director: Director of adults and communities

Department: Adults and Communities

Contact: Amy Pitt, Head of partnerships and integration Email: Tel: 01432 383758.



Details of any declarations of interest: None