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DXS International Plc

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The Directors of DXS International Plc are delighted to announce the successful conclusion of the Company's application for Lot 1 approval under the new GP Systems of Choice ("GPSoC") programme

Background

Introduced in 2007 GPSoC is a scheme through which the NHS fund the provision of GP clinical IT systems in England and has successfully delivered a flexible mechanism for contracting clinical IT systems in GP practices. At present, 75% of GP practices use a system provided through the framework. The latest tender award represents the next phase of the GPSoC programme and is expected to run until December 2016 from today. The Framework envisages extension for a further term of up to two years. The categories of systems and services in Lot 1 are pre-determined and within these categories the systems and services are required to meet a minimum set of requirements and are expected to evolve during the life of the contract.

DXS International CEO, Mr David Immelman, said he and his team were delighted to have been awarded a Lot 1 GPSoC contract.

"This award represents the culmination of years of effort. As leaders in the Clinical Decision Support IT domain, we have always strived to maintain high levels of innovation and customer service. To us, this award represents recognition of our ongoing efforts.

It also signals the start of an exciting new chapter in our company's development in that the GPSoC Framework not only opens up exciting new growth opportunities but also establishes a new channel for the introduction of a range of innovative applications designed to improve health care service delivery and patient satisfaction.

We are thrilled that the Health and Social Care Information Centre has created this opportunity for smaller innovative companies like ourselves to enter the mainstream network to provide solutions for enhanced healthcare efficiency".

The Directors of DXS plc accept responsibility for this announcement.

 

For more information please contact:

David Immelman

DXS International PLC

Wrecclesham House

Wrecclesham

Farnham

GU10 4PS

Tel:        +44 (0) 1252 719 800
Fax:        +44 (0) 1252 714 300

Email:     david@dxs-systems.com

 

Corporate Adviser

David Papworth

City & Merchant Limited

Salisbury House

29 Finsbury Circus

London

EC2M 5QQ

Tel:        +44 (0) 207 101 7676




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