Supplies Team Hidden Heroes Award

28 April 2018 Melloney Poole OBE, Chair of Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, visited the Supplies Team at Queen Alexandra Hospital on Thursday 26th April 2018 and presented the team with a ‘Hidden Heroes’ certificate to thank them and show her appreciation for all they do. The team of 22 staff provide a Supply Chain Management […]

Exclusive: Trusts missing key Carter targets

Most acute trusts failing to hit all three procurement efficiency standards Handful of trusts complying with the three targets set out in the Carter Review Lord Carter says trusts must ”up their game” The majority of NHS hospital trusts have failed to hit the three key efficiency targets set out in the Carter review on […]

Government Guide to the Carillion’s collapse.

A guide to understanding what the government is doing following Carillion’s collapse.   We know that this is a troubling time for Carillion’s workers and businesses that were in Carillion’s supply chain. The government’s priority is to make sure all public services Carillion provided continue to run smoothly. We have put our plans into action […]

Newsletter December 2017

Issue 12 SoEPS Winter Dec Welcome to the Winter edition of our newsletter. . Hello to all taking a well earnt break from the day to day to read our Newsletter, which is hopefully, packed with stories and areas of interest. As always, Procurement and Supply Chain Teams become extremely busy at this time of […]

New Chair for the GS1 UK Healthcare User Group

Jackie Pomroy, Head of Supply Chain at NHS South of England Procurement Services will take over from Dr Virginia Minogue, Research lead Commissioning Strategy Directorate NHS England GS1 UK are pleased to announce that Jackie Pomroy will be taking over as Chair from October this year. Jackie follows in the footsteps of Dr Virginia Minogue […]

Newsletter August 2017

  Hello to everyone taking the time to read our Newsletter, I pen this foreword days before jetting off on holidays telling myself to leave my IPad at home but that voice inside says don’t do it, how will you check the football scores! We once again have some great stories starting with a reflection […]