back to article Job planning, temp staffing: NHS England tosses out £30m for HR and people systems to support new ways of working

NHS England, the organisation responsible for the management of the country's National Health Service - and the UK’s largest employer - has offered £30m in a tender for HR and staff rostering systems. The framework agreement has set out to attract suppliers of “eRostering, job planning and temporary staffing software solutions …

  1. Alister Silver badge

    Integrated Care Systems

    So having over the last 20 years successfully dismantled the once cohesive NHS and broken it into seperate trusts and entities, they are now looking to try to stick it back together again?

    Amazing.

    1. codejunky Silver badge

      Re: Integrated Care Systems

      @Alister

      They gotta justify their existence somehow. I wonder if the fax machines will go.

  2. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    A new trough for the snouts

    "we are developing a new workforce service category feeding trough and, under this procurement, are opening up the [money pit] to bids"

    FTFY.

    Can't wait to read about how that new project failed to deliver and cost way more than planned.

  3. 54bombay

    I wonder if craptia will put in a bid they do really good at the public table, taking money and not completing things then paying some back but still come out on top with money in their pockets.

    1. David Lewis 2
      Happy

      That's their whole business model:

      1. Win public sector project contract.

      2. Completely fail to deliver.

      3. Profit!

      4. Go to step 1.

      It has been working for them for years, why would they change now?

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