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What is the opportunity?

Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit use the SProc.Net portal for their Care at Home (Lancashire & South Cumbria) category. This is a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS), allowing any provider who meets the criteria to offer their services to Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit.

This allows Lancashire and South Cumbria to streamline the commissioning process and create healthy competition for each Requirement sent out to market. All onboarded providers are therefore given the opportunity to offer to deliver care to patients. This DPS supports the existing Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria Care (HLSC) at Home Quality and Contract Management on Sproc.net. HLSC will work with providers to ensure the minimum quality criteria is met to ensure the best care is provided to patients through packages commissioned on the DPS.

If you are a provider of Home Care and wish to join the portal, please view the below walkthrough video and documentation to find out more.

Benefits

Becoming an approved Care at Home provider for Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit via their DPS hosted on SProc.Net offers several benefits.

Full transparency over contracts being awarded

Receive instant notifications of care package opportunities

Efficient and streamlined payments against care packages

Access to dedicated system support

Open for new providers to join at any time

Market Shaping

Est. Annual Spend: £17.2m

Fast Track - 54%
Physical Disability - 34%
Learning Disability - 5%
Children's and Young People - 4%
Mental Health - 4%

The estimated annual spend breakdown for this opportunity is listed within the accompanying bar chart. This is taken from the last calendar year and is subject to changing demand. 

For further information on the expected future needs of the market for this service area, please speak to the Public Sector authority directly or view the latest Market Position Statement below (if available)