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HealthTrust Europe launch spend dashboards for members

On 10th January, HealthTrust Europe members viewed a demonstration of the innovative new reports during the latest Heads of Procurement meeting. The launch was extremely positively received with excellent feedback.The new spend report functionality uses supplier management information to present back tailor-made dashboards to HealthTrust Members.

Case Study – Clinical Waste

A number of our Members within the North West region were participants in a previously negotiated agreement for clinical waste which was expiring in March 2013. As an active Member of HealthTrust Europe, Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust played an integral part in encouraging interest across the region for participation in a collaborative exercise to renew the current arrangement.

Free to Access Contracts

HealthTrust Europe has one of the most comprehensive and fastest growing offerings in health care procurement and supply-chain. Accessing a broad range of contracts has never been easier. Our expert buyers are fully trained in EU procurement law and always contract on this basis.

Office supplies contract

This framework agreement is available to HTE members and wider NHS and public sector organisations. The framework has been awarded in 2 lots: Lot 1 covers general office supplies, Lot 2 covers print and other products associated with EOS. If you wish to receive further information on how to access this contract, and uncover potential savings opportunities please follow the below link.

Childcare Vouchers – Salary Sacrifice framework

Childcare vouchers can be used for payment for all registered childcare including day nurseries, childminders, au pairs, out of school clubs and holiday clubs for children aged 0 to 16 years. These are available for up to a limit of £55 per week or £243 per month (as at April 2011) and are exempted from National Insurance Contributions for employers and exempted from tax and national insurance for employees.