Facing the Change: What the Future Operating Model Means for Hospital Suppliers

NHS procurement is proving to be the ultimate rubix cube for policymakers tasked with knocking hundreds of millions of pounds from NHS spending figures. Despite progress being made towards Lord Carter’s vision for operational productivity – with news last week that the NHS Business Services Authority and NHS Supply Chain have met £300 million cash-releasingRead more

G-Cloud: Storm Warning?

Last week, the UK’s Major Projects Authority (MPA) announced that several large government projects had been given a ‘red’ or ‘amber/red’ status, meaning that “successful delivery of the project is in doubt, with major risks or issues apparent in a number of key areas”. One of the projects is the Cabinet Office’s G-Cloud framework, whichRead more