Decision details

Additional demand capacity for COVID-19 Hospital Discharge Service Requirements and COVID-19 Action Plan for Adult Social Care: commissioning extra care home bed capacity with Excelcare – Castlebar Care Home, 1 April – 31 December 2020

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Adults & Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.    To note the expenditure from 1 April – 19 June 2020 for an amount of £52,363.64.

2.    To approve the purchase of additional five beds in Castlebar Care Home from Exelcare at a cost of £127,636.36 and a total cost of £180,000 for the period 19 June 2020 – 31 December 2020.


Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 19/06/2020

Date of decision: 19/06/2020

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