CHG-Meridian has been appointed to the NHS Supply Chain Framework, allowing it to lease equipment to hospitals and other NHS providers.
The Framework Agreement offers residual value and non-residual value leases on pre-approved documentation to NHS Supply Chain customers.
The agreement comes after CHG was ranked first in NHS supply chain tender submission assessment for financial supplier services.
The submission covered topics such as quality, social values, sustainability, environmental impact and supporting SME’s
The period of the framework agreement is between 1st of June 2014 to 31st May 2017, with the option to extend for up to 12 months, subject to review.
CHG already has 3.5bn worth of equipment, including medical equipment and industrial machinery, on its books, which is leased out to clients in over 19 countries.