Supply Chain Coordination Limited (SCCL) is the management function for the NHS Supply Chain operating model.
SCCL oversees the continuous improvement of the operating model and delivering of supply chain excellence and value to NHS trusts.
SCCL are committed to becoming the strategic procurement partner of choice for the NHS by evolving services and making them fit for the future, in line with the needs of the NHS and in a sustainable way.
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The Operating Model
NHS Supply Chain model aims to deliver savings back into the NHS by leveraging the buying power of the NHS to drive savings and provide a standardised range of clinically assured, quality products at the best value through a range of specialist buying functions.
The specialist buying functions are known as Category Towers, delivering clinical consumables, capital medical equipment, personal protective equipment (PPE) and non-medical products such as food and office solutions. Along with two enabling services for logistics and supporting technology, which underpin the model.
About NHS Supply Chain
NHS Supply Chain are part of the NHS family and manage the sourcing, delivery and supply of healthcare products, services and food for NHS trusts and healthcare organisations across England and Wales.
Managing more than 7.7 million orders per year, across 129,420 order points and 16,705 locations, delivering over 35 million lines of picked goods to the NHS annually, consolidating orders from over 930 suppliers.
Saving NHS trusts time and money by removing duplication of overlapping contracts.
NHS Supply Chain is committed to playing a part in supporting the NHS to delivery safe and excellent patient care.