Falck awarded contract to deliver Patient Transport Services to the Imperial College Healthcare Group
Falck UK Ambulance service, a subsidiary of the Falck Group, have been awarded a 5 year contract to provide a patient transport service across West London from Summer 2019.
Spread across 5 key sites in West London; Charing Cross Hospital, Queen Charlotte and Chelsea Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital, St Mary’s Hospital and the Western Eye Hospital as well as a number of smaller satellite sites, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust currently require 330,000 patient journeys a year. The contract is due to commence on the 1st June 2019 and will see Falck provide 126 new Falck patient transport vehicles, 237 trained crews plus a booking and helpdesk service to deliver an efficient and caring transport services to the patients undertaking treatment at Trust points of care.
Mark Raisbeck, CEO of Falck UK Ambulance said of the contract award;
”We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded this prestigious contract with Imperial and look forward to working in partnership to launch a safe and effective service from day one. We are committed to listening to and working with Imperial’s patient groups to continually improve the service and ensure that it meets the highest standards throughout the contract term. ”
For further information, please contact Falck’s Communications Department on tel. 020 7510 4274