FOI Request - Independent Sector Nursing & Residential Rates
I have been attempting to obtain information on the fee rates paid to independent sector nursing and residential homes for the care of individuals for whom the council accept financial responsibility from your commissioning
department without success. An existing document outlining any change in rates since 2013/14 financial year and the fees for elderly and dementia nursing and residential care for the current 2014/15 financial year would suffice.
If you have any additional documentation relating to the fee levels or eligibility criteria which might prove helpful in interpreting the information (e.g. letter to care home operators, schedule of fee rates etc), I would be grateful if you could also include this.
The National Care Home Contract Rate for 2014/15 is:- Residential = £505.46 per week Nursing = £587 per week. The document here provides background..