Issue details

Extension of Telecare Contract

The council’s current Telecare contract runs for three years from 1 October 2011 to 30 September 2014.  The contract includes provision for an extension for a further two years.

Cabinet approval is sought to extend the Telecare contract by a period of two years from 1 October 2014

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/10/2013

Decision due: 19 Dec 2013 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Health and Care Services

Lead director: Corporate Director - Health, Care and Community Services

Contact: Richard Parry, Corporate Director - Health and Care Services 15 Portland Square, Carlisle Cumbria Email: Tel: 01228 227110.


As this is a request to extend a contract, no specific consultation will be undertaken to support this decision.  However, recent customer satisfaction survey results and contract audit findings are available

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Adults Scrutiny Board