NHS SBS May Newsletter 2017

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Welcome to May’s newsletter, where you can read an update on NHS Shared Business Services strategic direction, along with new innovations and services that focus on making processes simpler for you – our customers. Below are all the featured articles in this month’s newsletter, click through on the headlines to read the full articles.

In this issue:

Our £10 million investment to transform back office functions in the health service continues to bring benefits to our clients through new technology and innovations, which are leading to greater cost savings and more modern ways of working.
An exciting new project that ranks F&A clients according to how successfully they are using our systems is on course to be launched this summer.
It is over a year since Lord Carter of Coles published his final report on operational productivity in NHS hospitals, which has given procurement a far higher profile than ever before.
The publication of the 5 Year Forward View (5YFV) brings to our attention the challenges many NHS Trusts face in achieving the balance between providing sufficient resources to meet increasing demand, whilst reducing costs. NHS SBS Recruitment Specialist, Michael Tresise, considers what it means for the NHS workforce.