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Agency staffing caps consultation published

Agency staffing caps consultation published

Monitor and the TDA have published the consultation on proposed agency caps with a deadline for responses of 5pm on 13th November.

15-10-15    Agency

Audit and Audit Consultancy framework now available to LPP members

Audit and Audit Consultancy framework now available to LPP members

The East of England CPH Audit and Audit Consultancy framework is now available to LPP members, as a result of our working together as the NHS Collaborative Procurement Partnership.

09-10-15    Professional Services

Language Services DPS for all public sector now live

Language Services DPS for all public sector now live

The new Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for Language Services accessible by all public sector organisations across England is now live.

01-10-15    Professional Services

Hub collaboration on Total Orthopaedic Solutions wins HSJ Value award

Hub collaboration on Total Orthopaedic Solutions wins HSJ Value award

The national NHS Total Orthopaedic Solutions framework won the Value and Improvement in Procurement category at the 2015 HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards on 22nd September.

25-09-15    Medical Surgical Supply Chain

Aggregation saves six members up to 62.6% on mobile voice and data

Aggregation saves six members up to 62.6% on mobile voice and data

Participation in an aggregated competition for mobile voice and data services has saved six LPP members up to 62.6 per cent on their costs for the next two years.

03-09-15    Technology

Language Services DPS accessible by all public sector

Language Services DPS accessible by all public sector

LPP is establishing a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for Language Services accessible by all public sector organisations across England. Language services includes face to face interpretation (spoken and non-spoken), telephone interpretation, and written translation and transcription. It also includes a Lot for a managed service provision.

03-08-15    Professional Services

Telephony and Hardware aggregations underway

Telephony and Hardware aggregations underway

Business telecom costs have dropped 20 per cent since 2010, and aggregated further competitions have achieved savings of over 30 per cent in recent e-Auctions. The next opportunity is now underway. In addition LPP and CCS have begun the next National aggregated Further Competition for technology hardware and consumer off the shelf packaged software (CCS ref: NFC25).

27-07-15    Technology

New Legal Services framework now available

New Legal Services framework now available

The compliant provision of legal services is available to members through a new framework awarded by NHS Commercial Alliance, and available because of our NHS Collaborative Procurement Partnership agreement.

25-06-15    Professional Services

NHS organisations collaborate to pilot internal Collaborative Locum Bank

NHS organisations collaborate to pilot internal Collaborative Locum Bank

NHS London Procurement Partnership is working with its members to pilot an internal NHS Collaborative Locum Bank and demonstrate that the NHS can manage the movement of substantive NHS employees who also work as medical locums.

15-05-15    Agency

First pan-NHS cardiology framework now live

First pan-NHS cardiology framework now live

The NHS Collaborative Procurement Partnership (NHS CPP) comprising the four NHS collaborative procurement hubs (NHS London Procurement Partnership, NHS Commercial Solutions, East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub and NHS North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative) has awarded and implemented a Total Cardiology Solutions framework agreement.

05-05-15    Medical Surgical Supply Chain