NHS West Sussex
AQP contract offered for Sussex hearing services
COMMERCIAL: Commissioners in Sussex have issued a tender for the provision of adult hearing services, under the any qualified provider policy.
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NHS Sussex along with Crawley clinical commissioning group and Horsham and Mid Sussex CCG have chosen adult hearing loss as one of the three services for extending choice of provider by September 2012.
The contract for the service is expected to start on 1 October and end on 31 March 2015.
The tender notice said: “The successful provider(s) will be expected to sign the standard NHS contract, accepting all terms and conditions.
“It should be noted that under the Any Qualified Provider model, there will be no guarantees of volume or payment in the contracts awarded.”
28 August 2012