Issue details

Alere/ Abbott contract extension for point of care testing consumables

A deed of variation to extend a contract period with an existing provider Alere/ Abbott whereby funds have been transferred 2015. No additional financial investment is required. This is for the delivery of point of care testing (POCT) consumables required to support NHS Health Checks delivered through GP practices and pharmacies. The contract value for the entire duration has not increased and therefore meets requirements of the Council Procurement rules set out within17.1(b).

Decision type: Non-Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/02/2019

Decision due: 8 Feb 2019 by Strategic Director of Reform – Rebekah Sutcliffe

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Health and Social Care (Cllr Zahid Chauhan)

Contact: Anna Tebay, Public Health Specialist Email: Email:

Consultation process

Extension of a contract - no consultation required