COVID-19 has created a number of challenges in
the care market, including rising costs around staffing and PPE; a
changing profile of clients for bed-based care, with clients
presenting with more complexity; and disruption to the self-funder
market. A specific request has been received to provide financial
support during the COVID-19 crisis.
This paper requests Cabinet review and consider the recommendations as outlined in the confidential report.
Decision type: Key
Decision status: For Determination
Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/06/2021
Anticipated restriction: Part exempt - View reasons
Explanation of anticipated restriction:
There are confidential appendices to this report which are exempt by virtue of paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 because they contain information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information) .
Decision due: 19 Oct 2021 by Cabinet
Lead member: Councillor Angela Macpherson Angela.Macpherson@buckinghamshire.gov.uk
Contact: Tracey Ironmonger, Interim Service Director for Integrated Commissioning Email: Tracey.Ironmonger@buckinghamshire.gov.uk.
- Support to the Provider Market as a result of COVID-19