Public Sector Network Tender Alert

 

Independent Waste Audit

The University Hospitals Birmingham are looking to commission an external body to undertake an audit of waste services across all of its five keys sites and a number of out lying clinical and none clinical locations. The scope of the audit will include and not be limited to Audit Scope - Contractual arrangements to include contingency planning - Processes and procedures in relation to segregation at source - Internal waste production/ primary packaging / primary storage/ collection/ secondary storage and consignment - Internal transpiration of waste - Education/training, - Primary waste bins for all waste stream - Bio Systems v single use sharps boxes - Management of document/record keeping - Producer Return Audits - Trust Waste Policy - Trust Waste Strategy - Compliance with legislation to include DGSA - Compliance with regards to our duty of care - National and local waste strategies including NHSI - Environmental impacts/social responsibilities - Identifying good and bad practice. - Carbon footprint and sustainability - Circular Economy The successful bidder will be required to provide and present a formal report on findings that will include if applicable recommendations to improve the overall function and management of waste across all UHB sites.

Contact:

nicola.watson@uhb.nhs.uk
14 George Road, Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 1NU
England

Contract value: 5000

Published: 21 Aug 2020, Receipt by: 21 Sep 2020