Dorset Council - People and Health Scrutiny Committee
Monday, 2nd November, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: To be held as a Teams Meeting

Contact: Helen Whitby  Telephone 01305 224187 or email

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To receive any apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 112 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 17 September 2020.


Public Participation pdf icon PDF 236 KB

To receive questions or statements on the business of the committee

from town and parish councils and members of the public.

Please note that public speaking has been suspended during the

Covid-19 crisis. Each question or statement is limited to no more than

450 words and must be electronically submitted to by the deadline set out below.


The question or statement will be read out by an officer of the Council

and a response will be given by the Chairman. All questions/statements and the responses will be published in full within the minutes of the meeting.


The deadline for submission of the full text of a question or statement is 8.30am on Wednesday, 28 October 2020.


Details of he Council's procedure rules can be found at: Public Participation at Dorset Council meetings.


Additional documents:


Delayed Transfers of Care Performance during Covid-19 pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To consider a report by the Programme Director Urgent & Emergency Care, Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group.



LGSCO SEND Progress Update pdf icon PDF 163 KB

To consider a report by the Executive Director of People - Children.


Dorset Safeguarding Adults Board Annual Report 2019-20 and joint Business Plan 2020 onwards pdf icon PDF 71 KB

To consider a report by the Independent Chairman of the Dorset Safeguarding Adults Board.

Additional documents:


Annual Complaints Report pdf icon PDF 72 KB

To consider a report by the Corporate Director, Legal and Democratic.

Additional documents:


Appointment to Liaison Member Roles

Following discussion at a recent informal meeting, the following Liaison Member appointments are to be confirmed:-


Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group - Cllr Gill Taylor

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Cllr Molly Rennie

Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust - Cllr Nick Ireland,

South Western Ambulance Services NHS Foundation Trust - Cllr Rod Atkins

The new Poole and Bournemouth Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  - Cllr Rod Atkins



Committee's forward Plan and Cabinet Forward Plan; pdf icon PDF 72 KB

To consider the Committee's Forward Plan and the Cabinet's Forward Plan.

Additional documents:


Quality Account - Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust pdf icon PDF 5 MB

To consider responding to the Trust's Quality Account.


Urgent Items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4)b) of the Local Government Act 1972.  The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.


Exempt Business

To move the exclusion of the press and public for the following item in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 3 of schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


The public and press will be asked to leave the meeting whilst the item of business is considered.