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Acquisition sees Sodexo expand into medical equipment asset management

Sodexo is expanding its business in the health care sector with the acquisition of MTS Health Limited. Founded in 1999, award-winning MTS Health is a UK provider of medical equipment asset management with expertise in clinical engineering – a biomedical ...

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Mitie lands major deal with North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

Mitie has secured a five-year contract with North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust to deliver facilities management and catering services for all of the Trust’s hospitals. The contract award, worth £4.2 million a year, builds on Mitie’s 12-year relationship with ...

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NHS put its Trust in Imtech Inviron

Imtech Inviron has won two new NHS contracts to maintain 75 properties on behalf of the Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) and Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust (HCT). Commencing on 1 April 2021, the contracts which have a combined ...

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NHS Property Services appoints Jane Hamilton as new chair

NHS Property Services (NHSPS), the government-owned company that owns and runs 10 per cent of the NHS estate, has appointed Jane Hamilton as its Chair with effect from 22 March 2021. Hamilton, who has over 30 years of experience in ...

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NHS Open Space expands flexible working spaces across the UK

Businesses looking for alternative and flexible ways to deliver services in response to COVID-19 can now use NHS pay-as-you-go spaces across England. NHS Open Space, a service launched by NHS Property Services (NHSPS), has expanded its portfolio to over 700 ...

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FWP moves at speed to deliver mass Covid vaccination centres

Architecture, design and masterplanning practice Frank Whittle Partnership (FWP) has moved at speed to create community vaccination centres across the North West in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. Its team of designers have rolled out seven mass vaccination and ...

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Hobart service division’s support ‘making a big difference’ in UK hospitals

Hobart Service are continuing to go above and beyond to support our NHS, and the ongoing handwork and dedication from the Service team has not gone unnoticed. Amid a third lockdown and at a time where UK hospitals are busier ...

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Samsic appointed for cleaning and hygiene services at NHS vaccination and plasma centres

Samsic UK is fielding support to a growing number of Covid-19 NHS Vaccination and Plasma Donor Centres. The national facilities management services provider is working at the Princess Royal Sports Arena in Lincoln – one of the country’s first mass vaccination ...

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NHS cleaners cut by almost 1,000 in the last 10 years

GMB, the union for NHS workers, has called for urgent investment as new figures expose the extent of cuts to cleaning services over the last decade, which according to GMB have left health services “underprepared for Covid”. Figures published in ...

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Medirest’s Anna Hallas becomes an MBE

Medirest’s National Domestic and Infection Control Manager, Anna Hallas has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List. Having worked for Medirest, Compass’ Healthcare division, for 24 years, Hallas is “instrumental in supporting its Domestic Teams in the ...

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