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NHSCS shortlisted for prestigious HCSA Award
NHSCS shortlisted for prestigious HCSA Award
04/11/2022
NHS Commercial Solutions is delighted to have been shortlisted for the HCSA Awards 2022 in the Clinical Procurement in Partnership Award category.Th …
Procurement Bill Checklist published
Procurement Bill Checklist published
04/11/2022
The Government Commercial Function have published a planning and preparation checklist as part of the Procurement Bill to Transform Public Procurement …
A message from NHS Commercial Solutions
A message from NHS Commercial Solutions
12/09/2022
We join with the millions of people across the UK and around the world in mourning the passing of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.NHS Commercial …
Electric Vehicles - Helping your journey to becoming carbon neutral
Electric Vehicles - Helping your journey to becoming carbon neutral
17/08/2022
As we work towards the goal of a ‘net zero NHS’ by 2040, steps to address climate change and reduce carbon outputs need to be embedded acr …
New European procurement event championing sustainability and innovation
New European procurement event championing sustainability and innovation
08/08/2022
As founder members of EHPPA, NHS Commercial Solutions are delighted to be part of the 1st Pan-European Hospital & Healthcare Procurement (EHPPA) S …
Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) Playbook published
Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) Playbook published
07/07/2022
The Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) Playbook is the latest in the series of Public Sector Procurement playbooks. It provides guidance on sourcing …
Delivering a Net Zero National Health Service report now statutory guidance
Delivering a Net Zero National Health Service report now statutory guidance
05/07/2022
On 1 July 2022, the NHS in England became the first health system to embed net zero into legislation, through the Health and Care Act 2022. The Delive …
NHS England and NHS Improvement merged into NHS England
NHS England and NHS Improvement merged into NHS England
01/07/2022
NHS England and NHS Improvement have merged to become one single organisation. From 1st July 20202, NHS Improvement, and the two organisations within …
The Procurement Bill was being debated in the House of Lords
The Procurement Bill was being debated in the House of Lords
27/05/2022
The Procurement Bill was being debated in the House of Lords yesterday (26th May) for its second reading. A Procurement professional who observed the …
Farewell to Vanessa Jinks
Farewell to Vanessa Jinks
27/05/2022
Today we’re saying farewell to Vanessa Jinks who’s moving on from her role as Associate Director of Procurement at Frimley Health NHS Foun …