Scrutiny Health & Social Care Sub-Committee - Tuesday, 24th January, 2023 6.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX. View directions

Contact: Simon Trevaskis  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.



Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 28 November 2022 as an accurate record.



Disclosure of Interests

Members are invited to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and other registrable and non-registrable interests they may have in relation to any item(s) of business on today’s agenda.


Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.



Director of Public Health Annual Report 2022 pdf icon PDF 667 KB

The Health & Social Care Sub-Committee is asked to:-

1    To note the content of the Director of Public Health’s Independent Annual Report; and

2    To endorse the recommendations in the report.


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Responding to Urgent and Emergency Care Pressures pdf icon PDF 60 KB

To receive an update from Croydon Health Service NHS Trust.

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Adult Social Care & Health Directorate - Budget & Performance pdf icon PDF 140 KB

The Sub-Committee is recommended to

1.     Note the updates on:

        2022/23 Period 7 (October 2022) budget and savings position.

        2023/24 indicative savings (as of 10 January 2023).

        The Council’s position in relation to the benchmarked key performance indicators.

2.     To consider any comments it may wish to make on the 2023-24 indicative savings proposals, which will be fed into the wider budget scrutiny process led by the Scrutiny & Overview Committee.


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Healthwatch Croydon Update pdf icon PDF 61 KB

This item is an opportunity for the Manager of Healthwatch Croydon, a co-optee on the Sub-Committee, to provide an update on their latest activity.

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Scrutiny Work Programme 2022-23 pdf icon PDF 104 KB

The Health & Social Care Sub-Committee is recommended to: -


1.     Note the most recent version of its Work Programme, as presented in the report.


2.     Consider whether there are any other items that should be provisionally added to the work programme as a result of the discussions held during the meeting.

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Exclusion of the Press and Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:


“That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.”



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