Currently, there are 1245 accredited organizations [38 KB] that have access to the portfolio of framework agreements and, as such, can use each NHS SBS framework agreement whenever necessary. NHS Employers has published two guidelines (updates 2013), Commissioning OH Services and Your Occupational Health Service to assist occupational medicine executives, staff managers and boards of directors in commissioning OH services and to understand what the OH services ordered should provide to their organization. The Modular Buildings Framework is the only national agreement of its kind. This framework covers location solutions for purchase, leasing and leasing. On average, the framework offers 5% savings directly compared to purchasing solutions. The Car Park Design, Build, Finance and Operate (CPMI) Framework offers a full range of services related to the design and construction of public sector parking spaces. This framework has a savings potential of 5%. The NHS conditions for obtaining property and service guidelines and related forms have been updated to reflect changes in government policy and data protection. The data protection protocol and a briefing on the determination of experts were also added.
The Clinical Managed Services Framework provides comprehensive coverage in the area of managed service delivery. The framework includes diagnosis, diagnostic imaging, kidney laboratories, catheterization, decontamination and maintenance services. The commissioning of occupational health services will assist commissioning teams in providing services to multidisciplinary occupational medicine providers, who offer a number of skills and expertise. The Building Management System (Hard FM) provides discounts, facilities and capital teams with a pathway in line with the real estate services management market, connecting both SMEs and national suppliers. This framework has a potential savings of 5 to 15%. Instructions and contracts for the provision of clinical services and updated detailed text are added. Robotic Surgery, Consumables and Related Services Framework includes; Robotic surgery, related services and consumables and a path to the market for a management service. Robotic surgery systems consist of robotic arms with laparoscopic instruments, where the doctor sits a few meters from the operating table on a computer console and looks at the 3D image of the operating area.