NHS Software Solutions
With £20 billion in savings to achieve by 2015, the NHS sector must find new and innovative ways to transform how services are delivered.
At Advanced Business Solutions, we know that intelligent, flexible IT systems have the potential to transform service delivery. But we also know that to achieve this transformation, how you apply the technology is critical.
That’s why it matters that we’ve more than twenty years’ experience helping NHS customers implement our business solutions to save costs and enhance services. And it’s why all our solutions support CIPs (Cost Improvement Programmes), and help to deliver QIPP savings.
Focused on the sector we are in touch with the latest directives such as the Department of Health NHS eProcurement Strategy. Advanced software solutions help NHS organisations deliver better value and realise procurement efficiencies.
Interview with Neil Callow, Deputy Director of Finance – Business Partnering at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.
Why choose Advanced Business Solutions?
We’ve helped NHS customers achieve tangible cost savings, from 70% reduction in central purchasing process costs, to 60% savings on purchase invoice processing.
Health sector experience
Over 130 NHS organisations use our applications and services, including NHS National Services Scotland and the Northern Ireland Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety.
Maximum value from existing systems
Our proven track record in business intelligence and corporate performance management means we can help you do more with less.
Reliable return on investment
Our Business Efficiency Review process ensures that you see consistent bottom-line business benefits.
Our healthcare capabilities
Advanced appears on two of the government's leading digital marketplaces; Crown Commercial Services (CCS) and G Gloud.
Want to know more?
To find out more about our healthcare solutions, visit our resources area.
Alternatively, call us on 0845 160 6162 and we can help you determine the right solution for you.
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