Dear Slough Borough Council,

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

1. Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on behalf of the council?
2. Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these services under these such agreements
3. Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
4. Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
5. Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?

Yours faithfully,

Mr P T Read

FOI, Slough Borough Council

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Dear Mr Read
 
Please see below.
 
 
 
1.      Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in
place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on
behalf of the council?
             We have outsourced agency  to undertake out of Borough DOLS
assessments  only on behalf of Slough borough council.
2.      Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these
services under these such agreements
            Action first
 
3.      Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
           19/02/2018 till end of Feb 2019( process of renewing contact)
 
4.      Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
          Both sec 12 doctors  and BIA assessments to be completed (price
rate for sec 12 doctors - £190 per assessment , price rate for BIA - £275
per assessment)
 
5.      Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly
to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?
             Our fixed price for  individual BIA is £250  per assessment
without any mileage.
 
Regards, SBC FOI Officer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dear Slough Borough Council,
 
Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of
Information Act:
 
1.      Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in
place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on
behalf of the council?
2.      Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these
services under these such agreements
3.      Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
4.      Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
5.      Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly
to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?
 
Yours faithfully,
 
Mr P T Read
 
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