Involve renamed as a supplier on NHS SBS Framework

14 Dec 2023 | Blog

Involve are proud to announce we have been renamed as a supplier on NHS Shared Business Services’ Audio Visual Solutions and Integrated Operating Theatres 2 Framework Agreement, after previously being named on the first iteration of the framework.

NHS Shared Business Services has announced a second iteration of its Audio Visual Solutions & Integrated Operating Theatres framework agreement to cover the supply, delivery, installation, support, and maintenance of audio-visual solutions for integrated operating theatres, meeting room facilities and other suitable environments within the NHS and other public or private sector organisations.

Involve has been named on Multi-Disciplinary Team Room and Conferencing Facility Room (Lot 2), Audio Visual (AV) Hardware & Software (Lot 3) and Digital Signage (Lot 4), allowing us to continue providing these capabilities within the NHS.

NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) Shared corporate solutions. Reimagined. – NHS SBS was created in 2004 by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to deliver corporate services to the NHS. A unique joint venture with Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital services and software development, it makes life easier for NHS employees, patients and suppliers, and delivers value for money to the taxpayer.

NHS SBS is dedicated to acting responsibly and sustainably at organisational, team and individual level. Sharing common values and unity of purpose with the rest of the NHS family, its solutions are underpinned by cutting-edge technologies and the teams’ expertise, in-depth understanding of the NHS, and commitment to service excellence.

Commenting on the announcement, Kelly Bevington, Principal Category Manager for Digital and IT Procurement Frameworks at NHS SBS, said: “The framework agreement enables approved organisations, to strategically source and quickly buy a range of audio visual goods and solutions be it a single or bundled. It is designed for the provision of integrated operating theatre systems and the digital integration of operating theatres and multi-disciplinary team meeting room facilities, which provides higher quality diagnostic and theatre imaging and the opportunity for specialist collaboration across multiple sites. In addition, the framework can reduce waiting times and appointment lists.”

Involve are proud to continue our long-standing relationship with the NHS, having worked with over 100 NHS organisations in the last 15 years. Once again being named as a supplier on this framework agreement hosted by NHS Shared Business Services further cements this partnership and allows Involve to continue delivering outstanding collaboration solutions to our NHS customers.