Question and Response:Please would provide the following information in respect of placements made by the local authority of elderly persons funded (in whole or part) by yourselves.
Q.1 How many new placements of elderly persons were made by the local authority into registered residential or nursing homes during the financial year 2019/20?
Q.2 How many of that total number were placed into homes outside the local authority boundary?
Q.3 For persons benefitting from local authority funding, what is the fee to be paid by the council for elderly persons placed within independent sector care homes during the financial year 2020/2021 for the following categories of care?
Q.3.1 Elderly Residential Care
Q.3.2 Elderly Dementia Residential Care
Q.3.3 Elderly Nursing Care*
Q.3.4 Elderly Dementia Nursing Care*
*Please state fee exclusive of the NHS Funded Nursing Care payment (FNC) for 3 and 4.
A.3 Current fees are shown in the attached table.