Innova named as Crown Commercial Service supplier

Innova Care Concepts has been named on two lots of the Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Storage, Distribution, Kitting and Associated Services framework (RM6282).

The framework offers access to a range of storage, distribution, kitting solutions and services under one agreement. This includes UK and international storage and transportation, quality control of items and specialist collection and delivery services.

Lot 3a Storage

Under the CCS framework for Lot 3a Storage, Innova will provide storage solutions and related services for the healthcare industry, including inbound warehousing processes, warehouse storage, fulfilment services and order consolidation such as picking and packaging items ready for despatch.

Prior to going into storage, Innova will ensure all equipment is pre-inspected and given an asset number and bay location to optimise efficiencies when picking, and all these details are recorded on the NHS Asset Track Portal.

Innova named as Crown Commercial Service supplier
Innova have been named as a supplier on the Lot 3a Storage framework for CCS.

Lot 3c Transport and Distribution

The transportation and distribution of items such as hospital beds, bedside tables, ventilators, and other specialist equipment need careful management and handling and these will also be delivered by Innova under Lot 3c Transport and Distribution.

This will involve processes for collecting and re-distributing items that will be fully tracked from site to depot, with items redeployed across other healthcare settings where there is a higher demand than others.

CCS Medical Equipment Storage
Transport and distribution of medical equipment will be delivered by Innova under the Lot 3c Transport and Distribution framework.

Lot 5 Disposal and Recycling Services

Within the framework agreement for Lot 5 Disposal and Recycling Services, Innova will offer a range of services for the recycling and disposal of items that include incineration, resale, donation and auctioning of specialist medical equipment, packaging, PPE and IT equipment.

Through the agreement, Innova will support the health sector in achieving best value by providing custom-made solutions for the NHS and private medical supply chains, improving flexibility while offering improved control and cost efficiency.

Using the new public sector contract, Innova have put in place a Carbon Reduction Plan (CRP) to ensure they comply with the Procurement Policy Notice (PPN) 06/21 Carbon Net Zero (CNZ) agreement that is required from all CCS suppliers.

Innova have also been named as a supplier on the Lot 5 Disposal and Recycling Services CCS framework.

Crown Commercial Service (CCS)

Crown Commercial Service supports the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. In 2020/21, CCS helped the public sector to achieve commercial benefits equal to £2.04bn – supporting world-class public services that offer best value for taxpayers.

Innova Medical Brochure

Providing specialist sourcing, procurement, storage, fulfilment and distribution to the NHS and private hospitals, Innova Care Concepts are an agile partner focused on providing custom made solutions for the NHS and private medical supply chains.

Download our free brochure to see how we can offer services from deep storage to redistribution of unwanted or unused equipment:

Quotes

Bob Oliver, Commercial Director at Innova Care Concepts:

“We’re delighted to have been named as a supplier for the Storage, Distribution, Kitting and Associated Services framework (RM6282).

Using our extensive experience in the public sector, this agreement enables us to offer many significant benefits, from cost reduction to improved efficiency for inventory management.

This framework not only gives Innova the opportunity to provide flexibility to the complex needs of the public sector, it also enables care providers to store and access equipment whenever they need it.”

Innova Medical Services

Innova provide specialist sourcing, procurement, storage, fulfilment and distribution to the NHS & private hospital sector.

As an agile partner, we are focused on providing custom made solutions for the NHS & private medical supply chains to improve flexibility as well as increasing control and cost efficiency.

To learn more about the Storage, Distribution, Kitting and Associated Services framework (RM6282), email the CCS category team at info@crowncommercial.gov.uk.

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