This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Freedom of Information request 'Procurement status and plans for eBrokerage, and/or Visit Charge Processing solutions in 2021 through 2022'.


  
Peter Briggs
  
Information Management
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Telephone 01926 412211
Email xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx 
 
 
Please ask for Bruce Green 
 
 
 
 
Our ref: 6723296
Your ref: 
Date: 29th April 2021
 
Dear Peter Briggs
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000 
 
Your request for information has been considered by Warwickshire County Council 
under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 
 
I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by Warwickshire County 
Council. 
 
Please see below for further details and explanation.  
 
You asked us: 
 
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?
 
Warwickshire County Council has no current plans to procure an electronic brokerage 
system. 
b) via which procurement route?
 
  

Not applicable. 
c) provide the contact name for the relevant procurement lead / 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?
 
Not applicable.  
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?
 
Warwickshire County Council has no plans to procure a Provider Payment / Council 
Self-billing cloud software solution in 2021/2022. 
b) via which procurement rout?
 
Not applicable. 
c) provide the contact name for the relevant procurement lead / 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?
 
Not applicable.  
Many thanks. 
 
 
If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the right to ask for an 
internal review.  Internal review requests should be submitted within 40 days of the date 
of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to:
 
Information Management 
Shire Hall 
Warwick 
CV34 4RL 
xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx
 
 
  

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to 
apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.  The Information 
Commissioner can be contacted at:  
The Information Commissioner's Office 
Wycliffe House  
Water Lane  
Wilmslow  
Cheshire  
SK9 5AF 
Phone: 0303 123 1113  
Website: www.ico.gov.uk
 
I will now close your request as of this date.
 
 
Yours faithfully
 
 
Bruce Green 
Information Rights Officer