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Managing water-borne legionella

In many ways, water contamination seems like an issue consigned to history, yet outbreaks continue to occur causing illness and, in the worst cases, fatalities. In this article, Spencer Culley, Managing Director at Churchill Environmental discusses why thorough processes are ...

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ISS in NHS Trust win

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust has awarded ISS Facility Services Healthcare a seven-year contract to deliver non-clinical soft FM services across the Trust. The contract will deliver services to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospital Lewisham and the associated community sites. ...

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Future-proofing the NHS

John McDonald, Director of Corporate Development at GRAHAM, examines the pressures facing the NHS, and outlines the crucial role BIM and smart buildings have to play in delivering a future-proof built environment for the healthcare sector As the NHS continues ...

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More, more, more. Are you ready?

Healthcare Estates 2019 is just a few short weeks away, with preparations really ramping up now for the biggest event yet; more exhibitors, more speakers, more exhibition theatres, a fabulous new venue for the Dinner and Awards, and a very ...

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Crussh in partnership with Sodexo opens first hospital site

Crussh Fit Food & Juice Bars celebrated its first official opening outside the South East last week, in partnership with Sodexo, in Birmingham’s Children’s Hospital. The new Crussh outlet, the first of the healthy eating chain’s to open outside of ...

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Sodexo stays on at Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has extended its partnership with Sodexo awarding a new five-year patient dining and retail services contract at its Children’s Hospital. Sodexo will be building on its previous 10-year contract with Birmingham Children’s Hospital, ...

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Mitie awarded £150m contract extension with St George’s University Hospitals

Mitie has secured a £150 million long-term contract extension on its multi-service facilities management contract with St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Established in 2009, Mitie’s partnership with St George’s has now been extended to 2030. Mitie already provides ...

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NHS Trust joins behaviour change programme Green Rewards

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust has become the first NHS Trust in the UK to launch Green Rewards, a behaviour change programme aimed at encouraging employees to take actions that improve sustainability and wellbeing. The programme launched to over 20,000 ...

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Interserve Healthcare lands place on £200 million NHS framework

Interserve Group Limited  has been awarded a place on the £200 million National Health Service Shared Business Services framework agreement. The framework forms part of the delivery contracts for the NHS in England, Scotland and Wales and will run for ...

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Mitie awarded extension on major FM contract

Mitie has won a fourth year on a major contract delivering engineering, landscaping and security services to NHS Property Services. The new award will see Mitie continue to deliver mechanical and electrical services, building maintenance, security and grounds maintenance to ...

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