Health and Adult Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 26 October 2021 6.30pm, MOVED

Venue: St George's Centre, Pembroke Road, Chatham Maritime, Chatham ME4 4UH. View directions

Contact: Michael Turner, Democratic Services Officer 


No. Item


Apologies for absence


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 371 KB

To approve the record of the meeting held on 17 August 2021.


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.




Transforming Mental Health Services in Kent and Medway - Eradicating Dormitory Wards pdf icon PDF 304 KB

This report outlines the initial headline results from the formal public consultation on the proposal to relocate Ruby Ward from Medway Maritime Hospital to a new purpose-built facility in Maidstone.

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Medway NHS Foundation Trust - Update on Care Quality Commission Inspections pdf icon PDF 168 KB

The attached paper from the Medway NHS Foundation Trust updates Members on recent inspections by the Care Quality Commission.


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Kent and Medway Dementia Strategy Briefing pdf icon PDF 191 KB

This report provides an overview of the joint Kent and Medway Dementia Strategy that is being developed bythe Kent and Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust (KMPT), Medway Council and Kent County Council. This brief provides an overview for the Strategy, the vision, and the chapter headings with assurance that Medway Council is engaged in the development and scrutiny of this Strategy.



Adult Social Care Annual Complaints and Compliments Report 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021 pdf icon PDF 506 KB

This report provides information on the number, type and other information on adult social care complaints received during the period April 2020 - March 2021. It also highlights some examples of the positive things people have said about the provision of adult social care in Medway over the same period and the service improvements Medway Council has made because of lessons learnt from complaints.




Council Plan Performance Monitoring and Risk Register Review Quarter 1 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 357 KB

This summarises performance in Q1 2021/22 on the delivery of the priority relevant for this Committee: Supporting Medway’s people to realise their potential.


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Work programme pdf icon PDF 210 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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