Contract, Vendor and Service Management

Providing expertise to ensure the best use of National IT Services Contracts.

The main contact point between NHSScotland and IT suppliers over a range of contracts covering business and clinical systems at both national and local level including:

  • Atos National IT Services Contract
  • Carestream Contracts (PACS/RIS)
  • GE (Theatres)
  • EMIS and INPS (GP IT)
  • MAK System (Blood Tissue and Cells)

Meeting efficiency objectives by helping drive best value from existing contracts through ongoing negotiations with suppliers.

Maintaining compliance with NHSScotland contractual agreements, legal requirements and best practice.

Managing risks and issues.

Assuring an agreed level of:

  • service
  • support capacity management
  • costings

Facilitating clinical-based governance and managing change and release cycles.