Agenda and draft minutes

Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Health - Wednesday, 8th December, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, County Hall, Lewes. View directions

Contact: Harvey Winder, Democratic Services Officer  01273 481796

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Items
No. Item

31.

Decisions made by the Lead Member on 9 November 2021 pdf icon PDF 106 KB

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Minutes:

31.1     The minutes of the meeting held on 9 November 2021 were agreed as a correct record.

32.

Disclosure of interests

Disclosure by all Members present of personal interests in matters on the agenda, the nature of any interest and whether the Members regard the interest as prejudicial under the terms of the Code of Conduct.

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Minutes:

32.1     There were none.

33.

Urgent items

Notification of any items which the Lead Member considers urgent and proposes to take at the appropriate part of the agenda.

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Minutes:

33.1     There were none.

34.

Procurement of the Integrated Community Equipment Service pdf icon PDF 483 KB

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34.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Director of Adult Social Care seeking approval to procure the Integrated Community Equipment Services (ICES) via the Kent County Council Framework Agreement (KCS) and delegate authority to the Director of Adult Social Care to take all necessary actions to progress the procurement process.

 

34.2     The Lead Member RESOLVED to:

1)         Approve the procurement of the Integrated Community Equipment Services (ICES) for adults via the Kent County Council Framework Agreement.

2)         Delegate authority to the Director of Adult Social Care to take all necessary actions to progress the procurement process; and

3)         Request an update report be provided to the Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Health when the Integrated Community Equipment Services contract is ready to be awarded.

 

Reason

 

34.3     Community Equipment offers vial and effective support enabling many people to remain independent at home. The current contract will end in March 2023 and the KCS framework provides an effective procurement approach.