FOI Request - Prices Paid for Homecare Services
We ask the authority to provide the prices paid by the authority to independent and voluntary sector homecare providers for the provision of regulated social care services delivered to people aged 65 years or above in their own home, over a ‘reference period’ of Monday 8th to Sunday 14th September 2014, inclusive. Figures requested in items ‘a’ to ‘c’, below, should be expressed in pounds and pence per hour, as follows:
a. The lowest rate per hour paid to any individual provider;
b. The highest rate per hour paid to any individual provider;
c. The average (“arithmetic mean”) price per hour paid to all providers for all hours of homecare services purchased;
d. The total hours of care purchased from all providers during the reference period.
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