A cost comparison exercise was conducted by GK Transformation at the University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust
The review encompassed the Trust’s Hard and Soft FM Services within the PFI development and the Trust’s retained estates.
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust provides healthcare services to around 370,000 people from Colchester and the surrounding area of north east Essex. In addition, the Trust provides radiotherapy and oncology services to a wider population of about 670,000 people across north and mid-Essex.
GK Transformation were commissioned by the Shared Services directorate of DEFRA (Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs) to undertake a Benchmarking exercise covering the range of corporate/back office services provided by the SSD:
Established on 1 April 2000, the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust manage Hertford County Hospital (Hertford), Lister Hospital (Stevenage); Queen Elizabeth II Hospital(Welwyn Garden City) and Mount Vernon Cancer Centre (London).
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust (BSUH) is the teaching Trust in the South East Coast region and a large provider of specialised and acute hospital care services.
ISS Mediclean – one of the UK’s largest Facilities Services Providers to the NHS – invested a substantial amount in refurbishment of the catering facilities at Barnsley NHS Trust under a long-term catering contract set up as a Private Finance Initiative (PFI).
We were commissioned, by a number of PCTs to carry out a best value and business strategy review of this shared service organisation.