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Apologies for Absence and Temporary Appointments


Declarations of Interest - Guidance note on back page of the agenda


Minutes pdf icon PDF 160 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 10 January 2019 and to receive information arising from them.


Petitions and Public Address


Business Management and Monitoring Report - Quarter 3 2018-19



This report demonstrates the state of Oxfordshire County Council’s progress towards Corporate Plan priorities at the end of Quarter 3 2018-19.


The Committee is RECOMMENDED to note the report and consider any matters for future attention by the Committee.


Additional documents:


Healthwatch report of daytime support services in Oxfordshire pdf icon PDF 137 KB



Healthwatch Oxfordshire was asked by the County Council to undertake an independent review of the user experiecneces of the 2017 changes to daytime support. The report attached at annexe 1 is a result of this research which was completed a year on from the changes. Representatives from Healthwatch will attend the meeting, alongside the Director of Adult Services and representatives from Age UK to discuss the findings of the report with the Performance Scrutiny Committee.


The Committee is RECOMMENDED to discuss and comment on the report from Healthwatch and its recommendations.

Additional documents:


Updates following implementation of the revised Adult Social Care Contributions Policy pdf icon PDF 162 KB



This report provides an update following the implementation of the revised Adult Social Care Contributions Policy on 1st October 2018.


This includes information on how changes to the Contributions Policy for Adult Social Care services have been implemented and the impact it has had on residents and their carers.


This report details the effect that changing this policy has had on people, staff and council services.


The Committee is RECOMMENDED to note the report.



Adult Social Care Contract and Quality Management pdf icon PDF 657 KB



The report describes the way that contracted services are managed and monitored in an Adults Services setting.


The key areas covered include the key tasks and assurances undertaken; how we assure and maintain high quality services on an ongoing basis; reference to Oxfordshire’s standing when compared to Care Quality Commission national metrics; the areas we address when we monitor contracts; how intelligence from our monitoring influences our Safeguarding and Care Governance work; key external links together with current developments.


It concludes with a commentary about Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s Outcomes Based Contract for Mental Health Services.


The Committee is RECOMMENDED to note the report.



Transformation Sub-Committee Report pdf icon PDF 76 KB



The report provides a brief summary of the Transformation Sub-Committee meeting held on 17 January 2019.


The Committee is RECOMMENDED to note the report.


Committee work programme pdf icon PDF 167 KB



To agree the Committee’s work programme for future meetings based on key priorities and discussion in the meeting.