Agenda and decisions

Health and Social Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday, 17th November, 2020 4.30 pm

Contact: Jane Lythgow 

Items
No. Item

1.

ALTERNATE MEMBERS (Standing Order 34)

The City Solicitor will report the names of alternate Members who are attending the meeting in place of appointed Members. 

 

2.

DISCLOSURES OF INTEREST

(Members Code of Conduct - Part 4A of the Constitution)

 

To receive disclosures of interests from members and co-opted members on matters to be considered at the meeting. The disclosure must include the nature of the interest.

 

An interest must also be disclosed in the meeting when it becomes apparent to the member during the meeting.

 

Notes:

 

(1)       Members may remain in the meeting and take part fully in discussion and voting unless the interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest or an interest which the Member feels would call into question their compliance with the wider principles set out in the Code of Conduct.  Disclosable pecuniary interests relate to the Member concerned or their spouse/partner.

 

(2)       Members in arrears of Council Tax by more than two months must not vote in decisions on, or which might affect, budget calculations, and must disclose at the meeting that this restriction applies to them.  A failure to comply with these requirements is a criminal offence under section 106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992. 

 

(3)       Members are also welcome to disclose interests which are not disclosable pecuniary interests but which they consider should be made in the interest of clarity.

 

(4)       Officers must disclose interests in accordance with Council Standing Order 44.

 

3.

MINUTES

Recommended –

 

That the minutes of the meeting held on 22 September 2020 be signed as a correct record (previously circulated).

 

(Jane Lythgow – 01274 432270)

4.

INSPECTION OF REPORTS AND BACKGROUND PAPERS

(Access to Information Procedure Rules – Part 3B of the Constitution)

 

Reports and background papers for agenda items may be inspected by contacting the person shown after each agenda item.  Certain reports and background papers may be restricted. 

 

Any request to remove the restriction on a report or background paper should be made to the relevant Strategic Director or Assistant Director whose name is shown on the front page of the report. 

 

If that request is refused, there is a right of appeal to this meeting. 

 

Please contact the officer shown below in advance of the meeting if you wish to appeal. 

 

(Jane Lythgow - 01274 432270)

 

5.

REFERRALS TO THE OVERVIEW AND SCRUTINY COMMITTEE

Any referrals that have been made to this Committee up to and including the date of publication of this agenda will be reported at the meeting.

6.

COMMISSIONING OF A CARERS SERVICES CONTRACT IN BRADFORD DISTRICT & CRAVEN AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A CARERS STRATEGY pdf icon PDF 186 KB

The joint report of the Strategic Director of Health & Wellbeing and the Bradford and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) Strategic Director, Staying Well at Home (Document “M”) provides an update on the Council and CCG’s jointly commissioned Carer Service within Bradford District and Craven.

 

This report provides information on the emerging needs of unpaid carers as a result of COVID-19 impacts.

 

Members are requested to consider and comment on the report.

 

(Tony Sheeky – 01274 433559)

 

Decision:

 

 

Resolved –

 

That a further update report be presented to the Committee in six months time.

 

ACTION: Strategic Director, Health and Wellbeing

7.

AN UPDATE ON COVID-19 IN THE BRADFORD DISTRICT pdf icon PDF 794 KB

The Director of Public Health will present a report, (Document “N”) providing an update on COVID-19 in Bradford District.  It describes the response to the first wave of the COVID 19 pandemic between March and September and includes the latest data on cases, admissions and deaths. 

 

The report also sets out how the Bradford District COVID-19 response is being managed during the second wave, explaining the leadership role of the COVID-19 Management Group and the ten working groups that feed it. 

 

The report concludes with a section on horizon scanning, considering developments which may impact on how we control COVID-19 in the future.

 

Members are requested to consider and comment on the report.

 

(Kathryn Ingold - 01274 437041)

 

 

Decision:

Resolved -

 

That a further update on Covid-19 in the Bradford District be scheduled into the Committee’s Work Programme for consideration at a future meeting.

 

ACTION: Strategic Director, Health and Wellbeing

 

 

8.

HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE OVERVIEW AND SCRUTINY COMMITTEE WORK PROGRAMME 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 78 KB

The Overview and Scrutiny Lead will present Document “O” which presents the Work Programme 2020/21.

 

Recommended –

 

That Members comment on the information contained in Appendices 1 and 2 of Document “O”.

 

That the Work Programme 2020/21 continues to be regularly reviewed and updated on a rolling three month basis up to March 2021.

 

(Caroline Coombes - 01274 432313)

Additional documents:

Decision:

 

 

Resolved –

 

That the Work Programme 2020/21 continues to be regularly reviewed and updated on a rolling three month basis up to March 2021.

 

ACTION: Overview and Scrutiny Lead