Adult Social Care Reviews/Reassessments

Mr P T Read made this Freedom of Information request to Middlesbrough Council

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Dear Middlesbrough Council,

Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:

1. How many adult reviews/reassessments have not been undertaken within a 12 month period as of the 28/03/2019 and fall outside of Care Act Compliance?
2. Has the Council used an outside 3rd party organisation to conduct adult reviews/reassessments on behalf of the council since 1/1/2018
3. The name of the organisation(s) that undertook this work
4. The number of reviews/reassessments that were conducted
5. The total amount charged to the council for conducting this service

Yours faithfully,

Mr P T Read

foi, Middlesbrough Council

Dear Mr Read

REF NO: 014315

Thank you for your recent enquiry. I can confirm that your enquiry is receiving attention and a response will be provided within 20 working days following receipt of your enquiry as allowed under the Freedom of Information Act legislation.

In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, I will let you know the likely charges before proceeding.

Yours sincerely

Janette Anderson
Information Requests Officer

Strategy, Information and Governance
P.O. Box 500
Civic Centre
Middlesbrough
TS1 9FT

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Email:   [Middlesbrough Council request email]
 

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Dear foi,

Further to your previous correspondence, can you please confirm when i will receive a response to my original request.

Yours sincerely,

Mr P T Read

foi, Middlesbrough Council

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foi, Middlesbrough Council

 

Dear Mr Read

 

REF NO: 014315  

 

I am writing to confirm that Middlesbrough Council has now completed its
search for the information you requested on 28 March 2019. 

 

In your request you asked for the following information:

 

1. How many adult reviews/reassessments have not been undertaken within a
12 month period as of the 28/03/2019 and fall outside of Care Act
Compliance?

 

Response: The cases that have a review proposed date within the specified
date range, no date death recorded and have not had a review within the
specified date range, I calculate a total of 981 people with a missed
planned review.

 

2. Has the Council used an outside 3rd party organisation to conduct adult
reviews/reassessments on behalf of the council since 1/1/2018.We have not
used any 3rd parties to undertake reviews / reassessments. I have asked
other Local Authorities when appropriate, but they did not have the
resources to assist.

 

3. The name of the organisation(s) that undertook this work

 

Response: N/A

 

4. The number of reviews/reassessments that were conducted

 

Response: N/A

 

5. The total amount charged to the council for conducting this service

 

Response: N/A

 

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If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled you may ask
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should write to:-

Ann-Marie Johnstone

Governance & Information Manager

P.O. Box 500,

Civic Centre,

Middlesbrough.

TS1 9FT

 

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the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for an
independent review. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: -

 

Information Commissioner’s Office,
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Wilmslow,
Cheshire,
SK9 5AF

Yours sincerely

 

Steph Robson

Information Requests Coordinator

 

Finance, Governance and Support

Strategy, Information and Governance

Middlesbrough Council

P.O. Box 500
Civic Centre
Middlesbrough
TS1 9FT

Email:   [2][Middlesbrough Council request email]

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company names, and logos are the property of Middlesbrough Council, or of
their respective owners. Reproduction, alterations, modification,
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protected by UK laws and by international treaties.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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