Framework Agreement Description
The framework for flexible endoscopes, rigid endoscopes and decontamination products for endoscopes,including; automated endoscope reprocessor (AER), dryers and storage cabinets. This framework covers endoscopy decontamination policy and aims to support Trusts with on-going purchase of flexible and rigid endoscopes and identify cost savings throughout the life of the framework. Support is available for any mini-competition or bulk purchase process as a means of delivering value to trusts.
The lots for this framework agreement cover;
- Flexible endoscopes
- Rigid endoscopes
- Decontamination products
- AER, dryers and storage cabinets
- Managed Service Provision
Framework Agreement Information
When does it start?
01 May 2017 until 31 March 2021
Who can take advantage?
All NHS SBS Members and Associate Members
What does it cover?
The agreement covers flexible and rigid endoscopes; hysterscope sheaths camera systems, decontamination products including AER's and dryers. Plus, maintenance and managed service provisions are also available. The aim of this procurement is to support and work with Trusts in their on-going purchase of flexible and rigid endoscopes, and identify cost savings throughout the life of the framework. Support is available to any mini-competition or bulk purchase process as a means of delivering value to Trusts. The lot details are provided below:-
• Flexible endoscopes
• Rigid endoscopes
• Decontamination products
• AER, dryers and storage cabinets
• Managed Service Provision
Why should I use it?
• BESPOKE SERVICE
Trusts can specify their exact needs and tailor services to get best value and best 'fit' for their Trust. Individual trusts can compile tailored specifications to meet their requirements.
• MAINTENANCE/SERVICE CONTRACT
Maintenance / service contract options available on flexible and rigid endoscope and cameras / systems.
• MANAGED SERVICES
This agreement includes the option for interested Trust(s) to pursue the opportunity of a managed service approach. This process can be facilitated by NHS SBS.
• CASH SAVINGS OPPORTUNITIES
NHS SBS value - we will support / mange call off discussions, product trial, bulk purchase process and any mini-competition with/on behalf of customers.
• ROBUST CENTRALISED AGREEMENT
A centralised agreement for direct purchase, with contract management and supplier communication provided.
View the framework agreements
View the framework agreements
| Aquilant Ltd|| Getinge|| RB Medical|
| Arthrex Ltd|| HJ Medical|| Richard Wolf|
| Avensys Ltd|| Karl Storz|| Schulke and Mayr|
| B Braun Medical Ltd|| Laborie Medical Ltd|| Serchem Ltd|
| Cantel Ltd|| Medi Inn Ltd|| Steris|
| Chrystal Consulting Ltd|| Newco|| Steris Instrument Management Services|
| ConMed Ltd|| Olympus Keymed|| Stryker|
| DP Medical Ltd|| Partners for Endoscopy|| TBS GB Telematic|
| Emmat Medical Ltd|| Pentax Medical|| Wassenburg|
There is a managed equipment services lot on flexible and rigid endoscopes and the clinical managed services framework. Both framework agreements support managed services provision. There is a different set of suppliers on each framework agreement.
Clinical Managed Services
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