Decision details

Cumbria Health Scrutiny Committee Update

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Councillor Vivienne Rees, the Council’s representative to the County Council’s Health Scrutiny Committee, explained that she had recently attended a meeting with two senior representatives of Better Care Together.


She reported that this had been a positive meeting and that her concerns regarding rural service delivery had been recognised. The success of a telemedicine project in Millom was raised as an example of a successful development in rural areas, and the Economy and Assets Portfolio Holder explained that there were similar examples of video consultations within the neurological sector.


RESOLVED – That the update be noted.

Publication date: 30/04/2018

Date of decision: 20/04/2018

Decided at meeting: 20/04/2018 - Overview and Scrutiny Committee