Health and Adult Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 12 November 2020 6.30pm

Venue: Virtual meeting

Contact: Michael Turner, Democratic Services Officer 


No. Item


Apologies for absence


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 124 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 13 October 2020.


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairman will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report. 


Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests and Whipping pdf icon PDF 471 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct.  Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 4.




South East Coast Ambulance Service Update pdf icon PDF 393 KB

This report updates the committee on the South East Coast Ambulance Service Foundation Trust, with a focus on key developments since the Committee was last updated in March 2020. These key areas include: Performance and Performance Recovery, Go live of NHS 111 Clinical Assessment Service contract, Staff Wellbeing, Estate developments in Medway and Sheppey, and the Joint Response Unit.


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Mental Health Community Support pdf icon PDF 294 KB


This report sets out the outcome of a consultation on the future provision of    147 Nelson Road, Medway Council’s in-house Community Resource Centre for those who have social care needs because of their Mental Health.   


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Domiciliary Care and Community Services Delivery during Covid pdf icon PDF 479 KB

This report highlights how domiciliary care and community services responded to the difficulties that the Covid19 pandemic brought in relation to these services.  It aims to highlight the capacity of the Homecare Framework Providers’ ability to maintain their continuity of care during this difficult period.

The report includes a summary of how the Covid19 virus impacted on Direct Payment and day services.


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Work programme pdf icon PDF 243 KB

This item advises Members of the current work programme and allows the Committee to adjust it in the light of latest priorities, issues and circumstances. It gives Members the opportunity to shape and direct the Committee’s activities over the year. 

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