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Archived Press Releases

Hospital trust reinvesting millions in savings in frontline staff, education and patient care

26 April 2021

An NHS Trust went from two major orthopaedic product suppliers to one and is on target to save £850,000 in the first year.

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NHS Supply Chain launches consultation with NHS staff on consistent uniform for England

12 April 2021

NHS Supply Chain launches a seven-week consultation on a potential standardised national uniform for NHS staff.

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Clinically-led changes result in savings of more than £450,000 annually for NHS trust

19 March 2021

NHS Supply Chain works in partnership with NHS trust to save £450,000 a year on orthopaedics products.

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Training NHS chefs for the future

10 March 2021

New dates confirmed for NHS Supply Chain: Food's Chef's Academy initiative.

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Clearer labelling on catheters needed to prevent patient harm

24 February 2021

Suppliers of urinary catheters now required to use clearer labelling following patient safety feedback.

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New pan-Asian recipes developed for NHS chefs

11 February 2021

NHS Supply Chain: Food launches the 'Bamboo' range, including 22 exciting recipes ahead of Chinese New Year.

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NHS Supply Chain supports digital transformation of the NHS with Medical IT framework

29 January 2021

We’re helping trusts adopt innovative new digital solutions with an expanded choice of the latest technology.

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More choice and sustainable sanitary products for NHS patients following feedback

26 January 2021

Greater choice of sanitary products introduced for NHS patients following feedback.

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Patient safety prompts change in procedure

17 December 2020

NHS Supply Chain risk analysis prompts change in procedure for trusts

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New Chair appointed to NHS Customer Board for Procurement and Supply

18 November 2020

Sir James Mackey Chief Executive of Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust appointed to NHS Customer Board

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