Decision details

Public Health

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Report to agree the creation of a Lambeth based public health team to support the development and implementation of the Lambeth Health and Wellbeing Strategy and underpin the further integration of health and care services in the borough.

Decisions:

RESOLVED:

(1)    To approve the recommendation to disaggregate the joint Specialist Public Health Team.

(2)    To agree that the Chief Executive, in consultation with the Leader of the Council, be delegated authority to enter negotiations with Southwark Council to transfer the Lambeth Specialist Team to the council, subject to negotiations in relation to the transfer of staff from Southwark to Lambeth.

(3)    To note that the Chief Executive, in consultation with the Leader of the Council, will appoint a Director of Public Health for the Council.

(4)    To note the progress to date on the refresh of the Health and Wellbeing Strategy.

 

Report author: Moira McGrath

Publication date: 29/03/2016

Date of decision: 21/03/2016

Decided at meeting: 21/03/2016 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/04/2016

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