NHS strategy

NHS eProcurement Strategy

 

NHS eProcurement   The United Kingdom Department of Health has drawn up an e-Procurement strategy that requires NHS Trusts and their network of suppliers to use GS1 and PEPPOL standards and communication networks.
 
 
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NHS e-procuremente schema

  GS1 STANDARDS   PEPPOL   DATA INTEGRATION
Suppliers must register and identify their products in an NHS data repository linked to the GDSN (Global Data Synchronization Network). Data are sent under GS1 standards through a Data Pool authorized to operate in the GDSN network.

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Suppliers have to exchange purchase orders, electronic invoices and delivery notes with NHS Trusts under the PEPPOL standards. Communications take place through an Accredited Access Point provider.

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Large-scale NHS providers must prepare their commercial, logistical and financial management systems to enable data transformation and integration mechanisms under the GS1 and PEPPOL standards.

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NHS e-Procurement handbook
Steps for successful rollout

This handbook reviews the most important technical and legal aspects of the NHS new e-Procurement model.

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  NHS eProcurement Strategy Handbook