The terminology used below assumes that the reader has familiarised themselves with some key Digital Care Services concepts available via the following guidance / tutorials:
There are different ways to execute a procurement depending on which procedure you choose; however for all procedures there are a set of high level steps a buyer should follow.
Step 1: Get Ready
Step 2: Prepare
Step 3: Review Catalogue Solutions
Step 4: Evaluate:
Step 5: Call-off order form and contract award
Step 6: Manage your contract
Implement the services
Manage any changes that need to be made to your GP estate software and services, for example: Practice Migrations, Activations of new services , Cessations, Mergers or Splits.