Published date: 7 June 2022

Last edited date: 7 June 2022

This notice was replaced on 7 June 2022

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Opportunity (published 7 June 2022, last edited 9 June 2022)

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.

Contract summary


  • Software package and information systems - 48000000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

7 June 2022

Closing date

7 July 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

15 August 2022

Contract end date

14 August 2026

Contract type

Supply contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



The purpose of this Notice is to advise the market of an opportunity from the Health and Social Care Information Centre (Known as NHS Digital), on behalf of the Department of Health and Social Care, for the provision of foundation Electronic Patient Record (EPR) solutions and associated capabilities for primary care IT, within a new framework (Tech Innovation Framework, or TIF) and utilising a refreshed set of technology standards and solution capability requirements. These solutions will be reflective of healthcare professionals' needs, as shared with NHS Digital through detailed research and user engagement.
The Tech Innovation Framework Lot 1 Framework Agreement will be the contractual vehicle through which Call Off Ordering Parties will purchase Catalogue Solutions from suppliers.
The Tech Innovation Lot 2 Framework Agreement will be the contractual vehicle through which the Contracting Authority or The Health and Social Care Information Centre commission Opportunity Items listed on the Digital Care Services Catalogue Capabilities and Standards Roadmap.

More information

Previous notice about this procurement

Tech Innovation Framework

  • Opportunity
  • Published 7 June 2022

How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer

Contact name


7 & 8 Wellington Place