Health Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 22nd June, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Council Antechamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension. View directions

Contact: Lee Walker 

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No. Item


Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.



To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.



To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.


[10.00-10.05] Minutes pdf icon PDF 291 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 25 May 2022.


[10.05-10.25] Covid 19, Health Protection and Vaccination Programme Update pdf icon PDF 109 KB

Report of the Assistant Director of Public Health, Manchester City Council Population Health/SRO Manchester Vaccination Programme


At the May 2022 meeting of the Committee, a progress report on the development of the revised Health Protection System for Manchester was presented along with an update on the Vaccination Programme and latest available COVID data.  This month the members will receive a presentation on both the COVID and vaccination updates.  In addition, the Health Protection slides will provide the latest information on the national, regional and local response to the monkeypox situation.


Additional documents:


[10.25-10.50] The Ockenden Report - Manchester Foundation Trust's Response pdf icon PDF 349 KB

Report of St Marys Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Dame Donna Ockenden was appointed to conduct an independent review of maternity services at Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust. A report highlighting the initial findings was published in December 2020. Manchester Foundation Trust produced and completed an action plan in relation to its recommendations.


The second and final report into Dame Donna Ockenden’s review of maternity services at Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust was published on 30 March 2022. It describes 15 Immediate and Essential Actions, which must be taken forward by all local maternity service providers. Manchester Foundation Trust describe their response to the final Ockenden Report.


Additional documents:


[10.50-11.20] Extra Care Growth and Developments in Manchester pdf icon PDF 229 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Adult Social Services


This slide presentation will inform Elected Members of the developments across Extra Care Housing during the past 7 years, culminating in significant growth in provision by working in partnership with Manchester Housing Providers.


Extra Care is purpose-built accommodation with care for people over 55 years of age and is a key enabler for adult social care in increasing suitable housing options for older people to remain in their chosen community, which, through this provision, avoids the need for people with care and support needs to rely on institutionalised care settings such as residential and nursing care.


Additional documents:


[11.20-11.50] Manchester Equipment & Adaptations Partnership pdf icon PDF 147 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Adult Social Services


The Manchester Equipment & Adaptation Partnership is a citywide service within Adult Social Care in the Manchester Local Care Organisation. This report provides an outline of the service encompassing service overview and current opportunities, challenges and activity.



[11.50-12.00] Overview Report pdf icon PDF 323 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


The monthly report includes the recommendations monitor, relevant key decisions, the Committee’s work programme and items for information. The report also contains additional information including details of those organisations that have been inspected by the Care Quality Commission.