Entries by Jayshree Badhan

Clinical Thresholds: What are the opportunities and challenges for providers?

Clinical thresholds are one of the tools being use across the country to help transform the approach to care. Often patients are offered pathways that encourage self-care or alternative approaches before further intervention (e.g. surgery) is required. Clinical threshold policies are evidence-based pathways which are applied to commissioning contracts with providers. The policies are formalised […]

Attain’s recent framework success continues

We are delighted to announce our appointments on three respected frameworks. NHS England Health Systems Support Framework (HSSF) We are excited to announce Attain has been awarded a place on the NHS England Health Systems Support Framework (HSSF). Attain has been awarded on two lots Transformation and change support and Patient empowerment and activation. We […]

Lesley Kippax on her first 30 days at Attain

Tell us a little bit about yourself I started my career at Leyland DAF Trucks and was placed in the Supply Chain Team. Shortly after starting and a re-structure, I was offered a job in the Central Procurement Team. The trips to Eindhoven were exciting and I was given the opportunity to start the CIPS […]

Cariad Burgess on her first 30 days at Attain

Tell us a little bit about yourself I have worked in public sector healthcare for many years. My love and admiration of the NHS attracted me to the many dynamic roles, particularly within Acute Hospitals. I later transitioned into private sector healthcare and before I joined Attain I graduated in Business Management and Finance BSc […]

North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative Framework appointment

We are excited to announce that Attain has been awarded a place on the North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative Framework. The Framework provides quick and easy access to specialist support services from carefully selected third party suppliers with a wealth of health economy experience. Attain has been awarded on three significant lots relating to […]

Priya Sharma on her first 30 days at Attain

Tell us a little bit about yourself I joined the Service Transformation Team in September 2018. Prior to joining, I had spent the last 9 years of my career working across the NHS in Quality and Service Improvement Roles, within various Acute Provider Organisations. I started off my career working within Clinical Governance and then […]

How Attain transformed health outcomes for the people of Luton

We recently completed a successful Integrated Urgent Care project with NHS Luton CCG and Herts Urgent Care to help improve quality of services, better patient experiences and ultimately improve outcomes for the Luton population. The results are remarkable. The first direct bookable GP appointment process has been implemented in England and overall, our support has […]