• COVID-19 rapid lateral flow test trial

    Trial of rapid lateral flow tests for COVID19 for care home visitors in Devon  1. The type of rapid lateral flow test or tests that were used, and disclose the manufacturers’ instructions for use for each of the tests used … Continue reading

  • Personal social care budget

    Does any stage of decision making across benefits and welfare (defined as including but not limited to allocation of social housing, personal social care budgets, council tax support and the assessment of fraud within) presently involve automation, AI or algorithms … Continue reading

  • Child and Adult Social Care policies

    Policies/Guidance for: Children’s Social Care 1. The Disabled Children’s Social Work Team. To include eligibility criteria and which cases have social work input and which cases are demoted to annual reassessment. Disabled Children’s Service eligibility criteria can be found at … Continue reading

  • Care Plans in Care Homes

    How do you currently handle care planning in your care homes – electronically or on paper?   Care planning is carried out and maintained on an electronic platform If you you’re using electronic care planning;   who is the current … Continue reading

  • Domiciliary Care

    Domiciliary care payments and financial assessments (means tests) for care 1a) What was the council’s spend on domiciliary care between 25.04.2020 – 25.06.2020 £7,704 (gross spend) between 25-04-20 to 24-06-20 1b) What was the council’s spend on domiciliary care between … Continue reading

  • Domicilliary care rates and tendering

    1. The lowest and highest (based on the standard daytime week-day rate) charge rates per hour of domiciliary care charged to the local authority for Adult Social Care commissioned through private domiciliary care providers. The lowest SPOT commissioned rate paid … Continue reading

  • Meals on wheels – Tiverton

    Does the Council provide meals on wheels in the Tiverton area? Our Help to Stay Living at Home web page includes the following signpost : Pinpoint Devon – support with meals. This provides information about services in local areas including … Continue reading