This new tender, just launched, covers Dorset & Somerset and is expected to provide positive benefits to all included NHS bodies for up to 7 years.  Extensive work will be undertaken by the stakeholder group to redesign the contract specification which will be promoted for use nationally.  The new contract will start in April 2015.

The Devon & Cornwall contract has been extended to October 2015 with price stability and 3 extra Nurse Advisors included in the extension.