Decision details

Integration of Sutton Health and Care

Decision Maker: Council, Strategy and Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Provides a summary of health and social care integration work completed to date and makes recommendations for next steps, principally the establishment of an integration programme team and changes to joint governance arrangements between the Council and the NHS (CCG)


The Assistant Director, People Services Directorate (Wellbeing) introduced the report.




1.    That it be agreed to allocate a maximum of £40k from transitional grant funding, as a contribution to the appointment of a Joint Integration Programme Director for Sutton, initially for a one year period.


2.    That the principles of the joint governance changes, which will enable further progress with the integration of health and social care partners and services, described in paragraphs 4.6 to 4.9 of this report be agreed and authority delegated to the Monitoring Officer, in consultation with the Leader, to make a final recommendation on membership and proceedings of the Health and Wellbeing Board and subsequent constitutional amendments, to Council.

Report author: Jan Underhill

Publication date: 24/07/2017

Date of decision: 17/07/2017

Decided at meeting: 17/07/2017 - Strategy and Resources Committee

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