Lowfield Green Care Home Procurement
This report will set out the outcome of the procurement exercise to secure a care home developer and operator for a care home on the Lowfield Green site. The paper will include a recommendation to appoint a bidder to be the developer of the care home.
The Executive will be asked to:
• Appoint the preferred bidder to develop a care home on the Lowfield Green site
• Agree to dispose of the care home site to the developer, by way of a long term lease.
• Agree to enter into a care contract with the developer to purchase 25 beds in the home for a 10 year period, with the option to extend for a further 5 years.
This item has been withdrawn because following a tender process officers have been unable to appoint a developer. Officers need to consult the market and consider the options before the Executive can make a decision.
Decision type: Non-Key
Decision status: Withdrawn
Wards affected: Westfield Ward;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/07/2019
Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;
Decision due: 24/10/19 by Executive
Reason: This item has been withdrawn because following a tender process officers have been unable to appoint a developer. Officers need to consult the market and consider the options before the Executive can make a decision.
Lead member: Councillor Carol Runciman, Executive Member for Health and Adult Social Care
Lead director: Corporate Director of Health, Housing and Adult Social Care
Department: Directorate of Health, Housing and Adult Social Care
The provision of a care home on the site has been an integral part
of the masterplan of the Lowfield green site from its inception. This has
been included in all stakeholder and resident engagement about the
site. The care home was included in the masterplan that was approved by planning
Care home providers and operators
- Lowfield Green Care Home Procurement