Dear Salford City Council,

Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:
1 - How many assessments under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards were conducted during the period 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020 by each of the following:
a.) Council employed Best Interest Assessors
b.) Independent Best Interest Assessors (not employed directly by the Council)
c.) Mental Health Assessors
d.) Assessments allocated to 3rd party service providers for completion

2- Please provide the total spend on the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards assessments between 01/01/2020 and 31/12/2020, on each of the following:
a.) Employed Best Interest Assessors
b.) Independent Best Interest Assessors
c.) Mental Health Assessors
d.) 3rd party service providers

3 – What is the standard price paid per BIA assessment
4 – What is the standard price paid per Mental Health Assessment for DoLS
5 - Please provide the name of the local DoLS Lead or Team Manager

Yours faithfully,

Rose Smith

Gleadhill, Lynn, Salford City Council

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Dear Ms Smith,

 

Please find the response to your request as attached.

 

Thank you

Lynn

 

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

 

1 - How many assessments under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards were
conducted during the period 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020 by each of the
following:

 

a.) Council employed Best Interest Assessors

 

b.) Independent Best Interest Assessors (not employed directly by the
Council)

 

c.) Mental Health Assessors

 

d.) Assessments allocated to 3rd party service providers for completion

 

2- Please provide the total spend on the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
assessments between 01/01/2020 and 31/12/2020, on each of the following:

 

a.)          Employed Best Interest Assessors

 

b.)          Independent Best Interest Assessors

 

c.)           Mental Health Assessors

 

d.)          3rd party service providers

 

3 – What is the standard price paid per BIA assessment

 

4 – What is the standard price paid per Mental Health Assessment for DoLS

 

5 - Please provide the name of the local DoLS Lead or Team Manager

 

 

 

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