If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a
version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
The Procurement Guide for Commissioners of NHS-Funded Services sets out expectations of commissioners on the use of procurement to improve services for patients, including:
Investment in new service models or significant additional capacity;
Upon expiry of existing contracts; or,
Where services fail to improve through contract management