9th January 2015, 15:07pmWe are delighted to announce that we have retained our position on the NHS SBS Domestic, Commercial Products and Appliances Framework Agreement.
Combining NHS knowledge and experience with commercial know-how, NHS Shared Business Services work with NHS Trusts and organisations to maximise their enormous purchasing power, not just to save money, but also to improve quality, patient safety and reduce inefficiencies.
With a proven track record of providing the highest quality commercial and contracting services NHS SBS have, over the last five years, generated savings opportunities of over £350million.
Supporting better patient care by maximising purchasing power, NHS SBS Procurement enables members to transform their purchasing power, ensuring they achieve best value for goods and services that ultimately leads to enhanced patient care.
NHS SBS embed best practice procurement processes within businesses that will deliver immediate and sustained savings and efficiencies. Within each of their five service levels members will benefit from:
» Enhanced clinical efficiency
» Improved supplier management
» Greater control of financial assets
» Superior visibility based on more authoritative data
» Better-informed commercial decisions about care pathways
We have been privileged to work with the NHS since 1947, this has allowed us to build a long established partnership and understanding of the needs of our NHS clients. We have a wealth of experience working with the many types of Foundation Trusts, Mental Health Trusts and Primary Care Trusts and we can adapt our service to their individual requirements.