Health Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 22nd May, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Antechamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension

Contact: Lee Walker 


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.


[2.00-2.05] Minutes pdf icon PDF 109 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 6 March 2024.


[2.05-2.35] Adult Social Care Activity and Care Market Capacity pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Report of the Executive Director of Adult Social Services


This report focuses on adult social care performance activity as well as external commissioning and market capacity. 


Additional documents:


[2.35-3.10] Mental Wellbeing Strategic Framework 2024-2029 pdf icon PDF 131 KB

Report of the Director of Public Health


This report provides the committee with an overview of the new Mental Wellbeing Strategic Framework for Manchester 2024-2029.

Additional documents:


[3.10-3.35] Measles Update pdf icon PDF 300 KB

Report of the Director of Public Health


This report providesinformation on the recent national measles incident. It describes the governance arrangements and actions that have been put in place to prevent the spread of measles in Manchester and to contain any cases as they arise to minimise the risk of an outbreak. The report also describes plans for ongoing work to increase the uptake of the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccination and prepare for future increases in cases. 


[3.35-3.45] Overview Report pdf icon PDF 123 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.