ATKOSoft appointed to Framework Contract by NHS Connecting for Health in England

Athens 16 May 2008ATKOSoft S.A. has been appointed to a Framework Contract to provide additional capacity and capability in the supply of IT products and services to the National Health Service (NHS) in England.


The appointment to the Additional Supply Capability & Capacity (ASCC) Framework is for the following 7 service categories:

  • Patient Administration System (PAS)
  • Hospice Care
  • Order Communications and Results Reporting
  • ePrescribing Systems
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Ophthalmology
  • Health Care Professional Services
of Lot 2 - Clinical Information Technology (CIT) Services "Supporting the delivery of existing clinical IT systems and/or providing new clinical IT systems and services as business requirements emerge".

The English NHS is one of the largest spenders in Health IT products and services in Europe.

Regarding the announcement on ASCC, Yiannis Samiotakis President & Managing Director of ATKOSoft S.A., stated: "We have been working with hospitals in Europe for many years and we are excited at the opportunity to share our experience and replicate the successes we have enjoyed delivering health care solutions specifically designed for the European Market."

ATKOSoft S.A. is a Greek software development company activated since 1993, in the development and implementation of specialised software applications in Medical Technology Information Systems and Statistics. Acknowledging the innovativeness of ATKOSoft technology and the company know how, the European Commission has honoured ATKOSoft with many distinctions. ATKOSoft was invited by the European Commission as a consulting expert to a workshop organized by the European Parliament for the Disabled and Elderly, was an Invited Expert to the European Commission for Information Society issues, is a member of the Advisory Workshop to EU's DG XV and advisor to the European Parliament for the Planning the Fifth Framework Programme (1999-2003).

Leslie Versweyveld

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