Issue details

Agreement of section 75 (s75) between the council and Herefordshire clinical commissioning group (CCG)

To approve the section 75 (s75) agreement between the council and Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), effective from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020. In summary the report identifies the following points:

·         the s75 agreement is a national requirement, set by NHS England under the NHS Act 2006, which enables partners to commission integrated health and social care services;

·         the existing agreement is due to end on 31 March 2019;

·         the new agreement covers a range of services and operational functions of both partners at a total value of £55.685m for 2019/20;

·         scheme level detail of the agreement will be finalised following the publication of the national BCF policy framework and planning guidance; and

·         a key change to existing schemes is the introduction of a discharge to assess pilot for 2019/20.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure and strategic nature / impact on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/01/2019

Decision due: 28 February 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet member health and wellbeing

Lead director: Director of adults and communities

Department: Adults and Communities

Contact: Emma Evans, Senior commissioning officer Email: Tel: 01432 260460.


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