This framework offers NHS organisations a compliant, efficient and consistent sourcing route for the procurement of a comprehensive range of clinical information systems used across the healthcare sector.
Solutions which can be procured under this framework include; Core Clinical Information Systems, Integrated Emergency Care Systems. Theatre Systems, Child Health Systems, Maternity Systems and E-Prescribing Systems.
Three implementation support options available
Trusts have the ability to choose between Guidance, Light Touch or Full Support options to help implementation
With much of the legwork already completed, the framework will enable providers to avoid having to go through the full OJEU process
Long term benefits
Ability to award a contract for up to seven years, allowing customers and suppliers to enter into a long-term commercial relationship
Customers will be able to avoid the cost of running complex
The appointed suppliers will be able to bring forward new release throughout the life of the agreement
Wide range of suppliers
Both SME and multi-national organisations on the framework, giving customers a wide choice of suppliers to select from
Framework specification and evaluation conducted by a variety of experts, including specialist clinicians, lead pharmacists and surgeons
The ability of trusts to fine tune the solution to meet their particular requirements.
Lot 1: Core Healthcare Clinical Information Systems – applicable to all areas of healthcare
Lot 2: Integrated Emergency Care Systems
Lot 3: Theatre Systems
Lot 4: Child Health
Lot 5: Maternity Systems
Lot 6: Electronic Prescribing Systems – applicable to all areas of healthcare.
Suppliers appointed to one or more of the six lots include:
- Advanced Computer Software
- CGI IT Ltd
- Civica UK Ltd
- DH Opco UK Ltd
- EuroKing Maternity Solutions Ltd
- Fukuda Denshi
- GE Medical Systems Ltd
- Hewlett-Packard Ltd UK
- Hospedia Ltd
- Ideagen Plc
- IMS Maxims
- Maternity Neighbourhood Inc
- Meditech UK
- Northgate Public Services UK
- System C Healthcare Ltd - CarePlus
- System C Healthcare Ltd - Medway
- Trisoft Ltd.