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NHS Building and Engineering Maintenance Services

NHS Building and Engineering Maintenance Services

A new Building and Engineering Maintenance Services framework, open to all NHS organisations, has gone live.

01-04-15    Estates Facilities

LPP community addressed by Lord Carter

LPP community addressed by Lord Carter

Lord Carter, Peter Smith and Dr Rodney Foale were among the speakers at LPP's 2015 conference, attended by more than 70 members on 2nd March.

04-03-15    LPP

GS1 guidance published for members

GS1 guidance published for members

LPP has created an area on its website to disseminate any guidance material and templates released by the Department of Health, to support trusts in their adoption and planning of GS1 and PEPPOL standards.

02-02-15    Technology

National procurement strategy boost as NHS hubs formalise collaboration, working together, and sharing of appropriate frameworks

National procurement strategy boost as NHS hubs formalise collaboration, working together, and sharing of appropriate frameworks

The national procurement strategy has received a major boost as the four NHS procurement hubs have agreed to work to common Principles, and where practical have opened a number of frameworks to their combined membership, cutting duplication and giving trusts immediate access to a wider range of OJEU compliant frameworks.

28-01-15    LPP

Lord Carter joins speaker line-up at LPP conference

Lord Carter joins speaker line-up at LPP conference

Lord Carter and Peter Smith, Spend Matters editor and industry commentator, are among the speakers at the LPP member conference on 2nd March 2015.

23-01-15    LPP

Mobile telephony aggregation underway

Mobile telephony aggregation underway

Following on the heels of the successful mobile telephony auction run in August 2014 and achieving savings of more than 60% comes a second auction dedicated to the NHS.

23-01-15    Technology

First NHS Total Orthopaedic Solutions procurement framework is now live

First NHS Total Orthopaedic Solutions procurement framework is now live

Collaboration between the four NHS procurement hubs has resulted in the successful delivery of the first NHS Total Orthopaedic Solutions framework agreement, and will enable NHS trusts to better leverage their spend in this market.

08-01-15    Medical Surgical Supply Chain

Steve Dunkerley to manage DAP

Steve Dunkerley to manage DAP

Steve Dunkerley, a senior LPP project manager, has taken the mantle from Steve Ellesmere to manage the final Demand Aggregation Pilot category projects through to completion.

08-01-15    Consultancy

New tender published: Independent Auditing of Agency Staffing Suppliers

New tender published: Independent Auditing of Agency Staffing Suppliers

A tender for the provision of independent auditing of agency staffing suppliers has been published by the NHS Collaborative Procurement Partnership.

29-12-14    Agency

Preeya Bailie joins LPP as Agency Workstream Lead

Preeya Bailie has joined LPP as Workstream Lead for the Agency and Temporary Staffing team.

11-12-14    Agency