Agenda

Oxfordshire Joint Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 8 February 2024 10.00 am

Venue: Room 2&3 - County Hall, New Road, Oxford OX1 1ND. View directions

Contact: Scrutiny Team  Email:  scrutiny@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Link: video link https://oxon.cc/OJHOSC08022024

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Temporary Appointments

2.

Declarations of Interest - see guidance note on the back page

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 559 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 16 January 2024, and to receive information arising from them.

 

4.

Speaking to or Petitioning the Committee

Members of the public who wish to speak at this meeting can attend the meeting in person or ‘virtually’ through an online connection.

 

To facilitate ‘hybrid’ meetings we are asking that requests to speak or present a petition are submitted by no later than 9am four working days before the meeting i.e., 9am on Friday 2nd February. Requests to speak should be sent to Scrutiny@oxfordshire.gov.uk.

 

 

5.

Chair's Update pdf icon PDF 264 KB

Cllr Hanna will provide a verbal update on relevant issues since the last meeting.

 

There are TWO documents attached this item:

 

1.    A HOSC report containing recommendations from the Committee on the future of Wantage Community Hospital in light of the completion of the Wantage Public Engagement Exercise and the recommendations from the NHS’s co-produced report which were discussed during the 16 January 2024 HOSC meeting.

 

2.    A HOSC report containing recommendations from the Committee on the Oxfordshire Place-Based Partnership.

 

The Committee is recommended to NOTE the Chair’s update having raised any relevant questions.

Additional documents:

6.

South Central Ambulance Service CQC Improvement Journey Update pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Daryl Lutchmaya (SCAS Chief Governance Officer) has been invited to present a report with an update on South Central Ambulance Service’s CQC improvement journey.

 

The Committee is invited to consider the report, raise any questions and AGREE any recommendations arising it may wish to make.

 

PLEASE NOTE: There are 9 documents attached to this item, the first being the main report submitted by SCAS, and the remaining 8 constitute additional supporting information documents provided by the Ambulance Service.

Additional documents:

7.

John Radcliffe Hospital CQC Improvement Journey Update pdf icon PDF 308 KB

Eileen Walsh (Chief Assurance Officer, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) has been invited to present a report with an update on the John Radcliffe Hospital’s CQC Improvement Journey.

 

The Committee is invited to consider the report, raise any questions and AGREE any recommendations arising it may wish to make.

8.

Healthwatch Oxfordshire Update Report pdf icon PDF 243 KB

Veronica Barry, Executive Director of Healthwatch Oxfordshire will present the Healthwatch update report. The Committee is invited to consider the report and NOTE it having raised any questions arising from the contents.

9.

Director of Public Health Annual Report pdf icon PDF 228 KB

Ansaf Azhar (Director of Public Health) has been invited to present the Director of Public Health’s Annual Report.

 

The Committee is invited to consider the report, raise any questions and AGREE any recommendations arising it may wish to make.

10.

Response to HOSC Recommendations pdf icon PDF 236 KB

The Committee has received Responses as well as Acceptances for the recommendations made as part of the following items held during the 23 November 2023 HOSC meeting:

 

1.    Children’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health.

 

2.    CAMHS Services Update

 

 

The Committee is recommended to NOTE the responses.

Additional documents:

11.

Forward Work Programme pdf icon PDF 156 KB

To AGREE the Committee’s proposed work programme for the upcoming meetings throughout the remainder of the 2023/24 civic year and beyond, having raised any questions.

12.

Actions and Recommendations Tracker pdf icon PDF 496 KB

The Committee is recommended to NOTE the progress made against agreed actions and recommendations having raised any questions.