The Adult Social Care and Health Being Digital Strategy 2018- 2021 has been developed to set out the strategic direction for, and help to enable the delivery of, digital innovation and technology to transform and support the new operating models for the Adult Social Care and Health Directorate. The strategy is focused on five themes: digitally enabled people, place, practice, product and partnerships.
An Implementation Plan has also been created to outline how the visions and aims of the strategy will be delivered by 2021; this includes several existing digital projects and new proposed ideas.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than two Electoral Divisions;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Division affected: (All Division);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/01/2019
Decision due: Not before 5th Feb 2019 by Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health
Reason: In order that the proposed decision can be published for a minimum of 28 days, in accordance with statutory requirements
Lead member: Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health
Lead director: Anne Tidmarsh
Department: Social Care, Health & Wellbeing
Contact: Rachael Letchford 03000 414181 Email: Rachael.Letchford@kent.gov.uk.
Several engagement events with staff and service users were undertaken to support the development of the strategy.
The proposed decision was discussed at the Adult Social Care Cabinet Committee on 22 January 2019.
Financial implications: There are no financial implications associated with creating the strategy. Any potential financial implications (savings and investment) will be explored following approval.
Legal implications: There are no legal implications associate with creating the strategy.
Equalities implications: An Equality Impact Assessment has been completed.