Agenda and decisions

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Sparkenhoe Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield. View directions

Contact: Euan Walters (Tel: 0116 3056016)  Email:

No. Item


Chair and Vice Chair.

To note that as per the Terms of Reference of the Committee, in May 2019 the position of Chair rotated from the City Council to the County Council and the position of Vice Chair rotated from the County Council to the City Council.


For the 2019/20 year Dr. R.K.A Feltham CC has been nominated to be Chair and Cllr. P. Kitterick has been nominated to be Vice Chair.



Minutes of the previous meeting. pdf icon PDF 124 KB


Declarations of interest.


Presentation of Petitions.


Urgent items.


University Hospitals of Leicester 3 Year Quality Strategy and Priorities 2019-2022. pdf icon PDF 470 KB

Additional documents:


(a)      That the 3 year Quality Strategy and Priorities 2019-2022 be noted;


(b)      That the approach of University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust towards quality improvement be welcomed;


(c)       That the lack of certainty regarding the future timetable for the hospital reconfiguration plans be noted with concern.



Better Care Together - Community Services Redesign. pdf icon PDF 679 KB


(a)      That the update on the redesign of adult community health services across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland be noted;


(b)      That the reliance of the Community Services Redesign project on Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust having the capacity and funding to carry out new services be noted with concern.


(c)       That officers be requested to, provide members with further information regarding the equalities impact assessment that was carried out in relation to the Community Services Redesign, and keep members updated regarding any equalities work which is carried out in future.


Better Care Together - Planned Care Update. pdf icon PDF 511 KB


That the proposals set out in the Planned Care programme be welcomed.




Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust update. pdf icon PDF 421 KB

Additional documents:


(a)      That the update on Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust and the Care Quality Commission Inspections be noted;


(b)      That the improvements made by LPT as noted in the Care Quality Commission report published in August 2019 be welcomed but LPT be advised that the Committee has concerns whether further improvements will be made particularly in relation to the Bradgate Unit.



East Midlands Ambulance Service Update including Care Quality Commission Report. pdf icon PDF 363 KB

Additional documents:


(a)      That the improvements identified in the Care Quality Commission report published July 2019 be welcomed.


(b)      That the update on the EMAS Vision and Values, Clinical Operating Model and Advance Practice Model and future workforce planning be noted.


Date of next meeting.

The next meeting is scheduled for 24 January 2020 at 10:00am.