Procurement

Facere Melius has been appointed as an approved supplier on the following four national NHS and public sector frameworks:

 

  • NHS England Investigation Framework

  • East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub (EOECPH) – Training and Development Services Framework

  • NHS Shared Business Services -  Audit and Assurance framework

  • Countess of Chester - Public Sector Dynamic Purchasing System Audit and Assurance services

NHS England Investigation Framework

 

This framework can be used to procure services through mini-competition or direct award. Facere Melius is an approved to provide:

 

  • expert investigation

  • local care system investigations

  • health, social care and partners investigations

  • systematic, independent investigations

East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub (EOECPH) – Training and Development Services Framework

 

This framework can be used to procure services through mini-competition or direct award. Quote framework: 2021/S 000-022480

Facere Melius is an approved supplier to provide:

  • Training programmes (Lot 2)

  • Good Governance programmes

    • Introductory courses

    • Chairing meetings

    • Attending board sub-committees

    • Providing genuine assurance

  • Divisional leadership development programmes

    • Understanding you and your team

    • Good governance in practice

    • Understanding the wider NHS

    • Standards and regulations

    • Patient Safety, clinical quality, and learning

    • Reflecting on Improvement

  • Report Writing for Trust Boards and Public Readership

  • Systems Approach to Learning from Patient Safety Incidents (Lot4)

    • A systems approach to learning from patient safety incidents training

    • A systems approach to learning from patient safety incidents oversight training

    • Patient and staff involvement in learning from patient safety incidents training

  • Multi-Disciplinary or Unique Services (Lot 6)

    • Bespoke training and development

NHS Shared Business Services -  Audit and Assurance framework

 

This framework can be used to procure services through mini-competition or direct award. Facere Melius is an approved framework supplier to provide:

  • well-led governance reviews (lot 4)

  • audit and ancillary governance services (lot 5)

 

Registration to use the framework

NHS Trusts and other public sector organisations can access the NHS SBS Framework Agreements and associated documents (free of charge) at their website https://www.sbs.nhs.uk/proc-framework-agreements-support using the “Sign Up to Access our Frameworks Link” which can be found half-way down the website on the right-hand side. 

 

Once clients (the buying organisation) have signed up (2-minute process), they can download the Audit and Assurance Framework documentation.  

 

Organisations can direct award from this framework or run mini competitions.

 

Countess of Chester Public Sector Dynamic Purchasing System Audit and Assurance services

 

This framework can be used to run a mini-competition inviting all capable suppliers to take part. The DPS period is 22/03/2021 to 21/03/2025. Facere Melius is an approved supplier to provide service from lot 4; these include:

  • assurance over non-financial information, including but not limited to strategy, risk and corporate governance

  • assurance over KPIs, including but not limited to environmental reporting, sustainability reporting and workforce reporting

  • compliance monitoring and risk management

  • special purpose reviews and investigations

  • well-led governance reviews

  • workforce audit services including but not limited to temporary, fixed-term or permanent staffing (clinical and non-clinical)

Facere Melius exclusively provides the following services on this framework:

  • assurance and improvement on safer staffing methods

  • delivery and assurance of service and system reconfiguration

 

You can find out more about the framework by following these links: