Reference 2016-520

REF:            2016-520

Subject:        Electronic ordering of medical devices and consumables

          

 

Request:

  1. What computer system does the Trust use for the electronic ordering of medical devices and consumables? (E.g. Oracle, Integra, Cedar etc.)
  2. What if any electronic catalogue does the Trust use in relation to the above? (E.g. GHX, THE, or none etc.)
  3. What computer system does the Trust use for managing its Theatres? (E.g. Ormis, Opera, TheatreMan etc.)
  4. Please confirm the name of your current Head of Procurement?
  5. Please confirm whether the Trust has any specific plans to introduce an automated inventory management system and if so, who the most appropriate contact might be for discussing this matter?
  6. Please confirm who the Trust’s nominated lead is for the adoption of GS1 coding standards.

 

Response:

What computer system does the Trust use for the electronic ordering of medical devices and consumables? (E.g. Oracle, Integra, Cedar etc.) Integra and NHSSC
What if any electronic catalogue does the Trust use in relation to the above? (e.g. GHX, THE, or none etc.) GHX
What computer system does the Trust use for managing its Theatres? (E.g. Ormis, Opera, TheatreMan etc.) – Ormis
Please confirm the name of your current Head of Procurement? Louise Timms
Please confirm whether the Trust has any specific plans to introduce an automated inventory management system and if so, who the most appropriate contact might be for discussing this matter? – In scope
Please confirm who the Trust’s nominated lead is for the adoption of GS1 coding standards. Simon Worthington (DoF) with Louise Timms deputising