Published date: 29 November 2019

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 6 January 2020

Contract summary


  • Health services - 85100000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract

£0 to £1

Procurement reference


Published date

29 November 2019

Closing date

6 January 2020

Contract start date

1 April 2020

Contract end date

30 September 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

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NHS Mansfield & Ashfield CCG has been selected to take part in the National Targeted Lung Health Checks Programme (TLHC). The programme objective is to identify the cohort of patients at high risk of having lung cancer and invite them to have a low dose CT, and are looking for suitably qualified providers to support in the delivery of the programme.

The CGG is one of 14 CCGs selected nationally on the basis of its lung cancer mortality rate being amongst the highest in the country.

The aim of the programme is to identify lung cancers at an earlier stage that is evidenced to result in better outcomes. It follows successful trials in Manchester, Liverpool and Nottingham. During the Manchester trial, 65% of lung cancers were diagnosed at stage 1 and 13% at stage 4, compared to 18% at stage 1 and 48% at stage 4 before the trial.

More information


  • Tender Notice
  • Access to further information can be found at Quote/tender 37997 - Targeted Lung Health Checks for Nottinghamshire CCGs

About the buyer

Contact name

Sophie Cashmore


Birch House, Ransom Wood Business Park
Southwell Road West, Rainworth
NG21 0HJ


+44 1111111


Closing: 6 January 2020