Decision details

Public Health Primary Care contracts

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Health and Social Care (Cllr Zahid Chauhan)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

This paper seeks approval to extend and vary Public Health contracts to GP Practices and Pharmacies in relation to the delivery of sexual health services and NHS Health Checks.

Decision:

RESOLVED - That: Approval given to exempt from tender and extend current contracts until 31st March 2021 (where necessary making variations) to the following Public Health contracts;
A.GP contracts for NHS Health Checks and sexual health
B.Pharmacy contracts for sexual health

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 - Approve an extension to All GP and Pharmacy contracts until 31st March 2021.
Option 2 - Do not approve contract extension to GP and Pharmacy contracts and terminate services delivered in these settings.

Alternative options considered:

Option 2 - Do not approve contract extension to GP and Pharmacy contracts and terminate services delivered in these settings.

Publication date: 27/02/2019

Date of decision: 07/02/2019

Effective from: 07/03/2019

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