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June 2018 Update Date: 05/06/18

Inside this issue:

  • NHS Cyber Security Annoucement
  • Framework and Work Plan Updates
  • Upcoming Events

Download copies of the slides from our Members' Forum which took place on 24th May 2018.

Topics of discussion included:

  • Transformation in NHS Procurement: Whats Next for NOE CPC

  • Future Operating Model (FOM) Update

  • NOE Future Workplan and Training opportunities

Delegates who attended the Members' Forum on 24th May 2018 can download copies of the presentations given by David Elliott from Elcom.


Delegates who attended the Members' Forum on 24th May 2018 can download copies of the presentations given by Alison Argall from Tusker.


Welcome…to Issue 2 of your bi-monthly Operating Model supplier newsletter. Since the last issue the programme and development of a new Operating Model for the NHS Supply Chain have taken a huge step forward with...

This issue contains information on:

  • Medical tower Go Live information
  • How to engage with CTSPs
  • Non-authority contracts
  • SRM Logisitcs
  • Amendments to NHS Supply Chain code of conduct 
  • Akeso supplier event summary


March 2018 Update Date: 05/04/18

Inside this issue:

  • The Future Operating Model - what next?
  • NEW - Breast Prosthesis framework
  • Information on upcoming events

The Department of Health (DH) has produced a newsletter for NHS suppliers to help ensure that they are engaged and informed regarding the Future Operating Model (FOM).

This issue contains information on:

  • Future Operating Model
  • What does this mean to me?
  • How will the FOM be structured?
  • Who are the Category Tower Providers?
  • Working with the CTSPs?

December 2017 Update Date: 21/12/17

Inside this issue:

  • The Future Operating Model and its implications
  • Supporting you to effectively manage temporary staffing agencies
  • Upcoming training and events

In conjunction with the Skills Development Network Yorkshire and the Humber and NHS North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC), DAC Beachcroft delivered an overview of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 ("FOIA") on 27th September 2017

This session offered practical advice on handling FOIA requests, an explanation of the FOIA deadlines and the consequences if FOIA is breached. The session also covered the rules of thumb on what can usually be withheld and disclosed, for example, in relation to requests for procurement or financial information.

Slides from this event are now available to download.


September 2017 Update Date: 19/09/17

Inside this issue:

  • Contract updates and extensions
  • NEW Pathology framework
  • Information on our series of upcoming legal seminars