Issue details

Virgin Care Contract Extension - Options Appraisal

Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group (BSWCCG) and B&NES Council, as joint commissioners of community services provided by Virgin Care, have requested a report setting out an options appraisal to help inform a decision on the future of the Virgin Care contract. This is a seven year contract from 2017/18 to 2023/2024 with the option for BSWCCG and B&NES Council to extend the contract term by three years, taking the contract term to 2026/2027. In line with the contract Virgin Care would need to be notified of the decision to extend or not to extend the contract by no later than end of March 2022. Cabinet will consider the report on 11 November. The report will also be considered by BSW CCG Governing Body in public to also be held on 11 November.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant Financial Impact and Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/10/2021

Decision Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: 9 Nov 2021 by Children, Adults, Health and Wellbeing Policy Development and Scrutiny Panel

Decision due: 11 Nov 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Alison Born, Cabinet Member for Adult Services and Council House Building Alison_Born@BATHNES.GOV.UK

Lead director: Director of Adult Social Care

Contact: Claire Thorogood, Head of Contracting & Performance Email: Tel: 01225 477272.

EFP Reference: E3324


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