An NHS Foundation Trust

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Blake Morgan is acting for an NHS Foundation Trust on two significant procurement projects.

Firstly we are advising on a competitive dialogue to secure a provider to deliver outsourced pharmacy and related logistics services. We have advised on all aspects of the procurement, including drafting services agreements, supporting procurement documentation and related procurement issues surrounding the dialogue, and conducting the legal dialogue sessions with bidders. The contract value is approximately £70m over five years, and involves staff transfer arrangements and leasing of assets and Trust premises to the service provider.

Secondly, we are acting for the Trust in their competitive dialogue to secure a provider to deliver an IT solution to support the development and delivery of integrated care pathways for the Coordinate My Care program. This has involved advising on all aspects of the procurement including drafting the services agreement, procurement issues surrounding the dialogue and conducting the legal dialogue sessions with bidders. This is a five year contract worth several million pounds.