No need for formal tendering as all of the groundwork has been done
directly award to
18 Week Support
All services are carried out on your NHS Trust premises
Now approved for frameworks in England, Wales and Scotland
All NHS and wider public sector organisations across the UK.
This framework aims to support the increasingly popular use of insourcing across the NHS to secure extra clinical capacity to meet increasing demand. This short to medium term solution allows Trusts to retain capacity planning in-house and ensure patients can be seen within the Trust. Benefits include increased visibility of the patient pathway and greater resilience of local services.
Insourcing is defined as where NHS organisation sub-contract medical services/procedures. The supplier uses the NHS organisation’s premises and equipment to deliver these services. Insourcing is largely focused on secondary care and the services are used out of hours when the premises/equipment is not being used by the NHS thus making efficient use of the services.
The framework covers the following service elements:-
A wide range of specialities are covered
A detailed procurement exercise has taken place to ensure that suppliers selected are appropriate in terms of meeting all legislative requirements and therefore no formal tendering is required, saving valuable time & money in the procurement process.
The procurement offers coverage of services across a wide range of HRG’s including: