Procurement status and plans for eBrokerage, and/or Visit Charge Processing solutions in 2021 through 2022

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Dear Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council,

Under FOI please provide the following information relating to how the Council brokers and pays providers for the adult social care packages it commissions:

Regarding care brokerage:

1. Does the Council have any plans to a) procure an eBrokerage cloud software solution (for brokering commissioned care packages across its care providers, primarily but not restricted to only domiciliary care) in 2021/2022, and if so when, b) via which procurement route, and c) provide the contact name for the relevant procurement lead OR if Council privacy policy so requires, the name of the department leading the procurement within the Council, as well as an indication if, and when / how the Council intends to contact or is willing to engage with the market, plus if the Council would be interested in receiving information in this regard?

And regarding visit charge processing for paying commissioned care providers against the services they have delivered on behalf of the Council:

2. Does the Council have any plans to a) procure a Provider Payment/Council Self-billing cloud software solution (for processing and calculating visit data submitted by commissioned care providers for the visits they have undertaken on behalf of the Council, primarily but not restricted to only domiciliary care) in 2021/2022, and if so when, b) via which procurement route, and c) provide the contact name for the relevant procurement lead OR if Council privacy policy so requires, the name of the department leading the procurement within the Council, as well as an indication if and when / how the Council intends to contact or is willing to engage with the market, plus if the Council would be interested in receiving information in this regard?

Many thanks.

Yours faithfully,

Peter Briggs

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Information Requests, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Good Afternoon,

Re: Request for Information – Freedom Of Information Act 2000.

Thank you for your request for information about procurement status and plans for eBrokerage, and/or Visit Charge Processing solutions in 2021 through 2022.

Your email request was received on 29/04/2021 and I am dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom Of Information Act 2000.

Your request will be processed as soon as possible, and we will try to provide the information within 20 working days as required. The deadline date when the information should be available to you is 28/05/2021.

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Good morning Peter,
Please find attached the results of my findings for your FOI request.
Thank you

Cathryn Copley
Customer Feedback, Information & Improvement Officer
Core Services Directorate
BU15 - Business Improvement, Human Resources & Communications
Barnsley MBC
Westgate Plaza One
C/O Corporate Mail Room
PO Box 634
Barnsley
S70 9GG

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