NHS PASA

NHS PASA

NHS Purchasing and Supply Agency. An executive agency of the UK Department of Health which was responsible for procuring pharmaceuticals, equipment and supplies for the NHS. Much of PASA’s work was devolved to Buying Solutions, NHS Supply Chain and the NHS Business Services Authority. It ceased operation in May 2010.
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The company has also been approved and added to the National Register of NHS PASA and Pan Government Water Cooler Suppliers, which has sparked a sudden growth for the company at a time when many of its rivals have stood still.
The agreement is managed by Buying Solutions - the largest procurement body for UK public services that unifies the former NHS PASA (National Health Service Purchase and Supply Agency) which was transferred to Buying Solutions in October 2009.
This A[pounds sterling]400,000 contract was awarded through the NHS PASA framework and selects
Also won through the NHS PASA framework this A[pounds sterling]330,000 contract demonstrates the
NHS PASA is contacting all its suppliers and has published details of any contaminated products via its website.
NHS PASA is progressively working to spread information regarding sharps and needlestick injury prevention in cooperation with relevant and interested organizations.
Among its many roles, the NHS PASA negotiates national contracts on behalf of the NHS in England.
Home Telehealth Limited (HTL) provides telehealth technology and managed service provision for home monitoring applications to several NHS PASA NFA for Telecare suppliers.