A diverse provider base is needed to support the growing complexity of care needs

In a recent SME Web blog, our Managing Director, Chris Wilson shares his views on why it's so vital for Health and Care organisations to create a level playing field for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises.

"Many SMEs are excluded from bidding for work offered by local authorities and NHS organisations. Indeed the Federation of Small Businesses says that fewer SMEs are working for the public sector now than in recent years, and contends that the procurement system is ‘stacked’ against them".

Continue to the full article here and see who has transformed their approach to commissioning to enable more SME providers back into the fold.

You can also see how an open-framework model is enabling more local providers support the London Borough of Haringey.