Tendering for Care

NHS Procurement

Principles of NHS Procurement

The New Monitor Licence

Following consultation Monitor has published its provider licence which is the new main tool with which providers of NHS services will be regulated. Monitor has agreed with Ministers that it will license foundation trusts from April 2013, and other eligible NHS providers from April 2014. Down load from here       ...

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Consultation on the proposed changes to the Constitution

Single sex accommodation will be included in the constitution for the first time, along with stronger rights for patients to be told about mistakes and a right to have complaints acknowledged within three working days.   The change is part of a wider consultation, launching today, asking the public and the NHS how they think NHS Constitution can be strengthened. The proposed changes to the NHS Constitution would be the first major set of changes since it was introduced three years ago, including: Openn ...

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NHS Standard Contract

The contracts, terms and conditions which are applied to services delivered on behalf of the NHS are subject to standard contracts, each having sets of standard variations. These are available for download and consideration well before the tender process starts. ...

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Payment by Results was introduced in the NHS during the year 2003/4. It is now used extensively across the service and is under development for mental health, community health services and CCGs ...

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