Smart connections.
Smarter healthcare.

A partnership between NHS Shared
Business Services and Virtualstock.

Complete perfect orders with The Edge4Health: a highly intelligent way to streamline processes between healthcare suppliers and providers.

By connecting both suppliers and providers to a single PEPPOL certified access point, we give you the tools to save money, increase compliance and improve efficiency.

It’s simply a smarter way to grow.

For healthcare suppliers

Complete your perfect order

  • Upload your catalogue once to showcase all of your products to all registered healthcare providers
  • Easily manage and control product and pricing on a single platform
  • Easily comply with data standards and GDSN integration
  • Save time by automating labour intensive processes
  • Contact healthcare providers directly and securely

For healthcare providers

Full visibility of your supply
chain – in one place

  • Simple and intuitive user interface on a cloud-based platform
  • Easily compare products and pricing across suppliers and the wider market
  • Seamless integration with existing or legacy procurement and inventory management systems
  • Control spend, contracts and purchase order coverage across a range of categories
  • Supports a reduction in supplier related queries and purchasing or accounting errors
  • GS1 compliant catalogue and price data provided by suppliers and approved by healthcare providers

Supplier catalogue pricing

Local
  • Upload catalogue
  • Products visible to all providers
  • Provide price files for up to 5 providers
  • List pricing visible
£240
Per year
National
  • Upload catalogue
  • Products visible to all providers
  • Provide price files for all registered providers
  • List pricing visible
£2,400
Per year
Healthcare providers get The Edge4Health at no extra cost

What healthcare providers say

'With the NHS procurement landscape changing significantly, we needed to implement a truly innovative solution and [this] was the obvious choice. Highlighted as an example of best practice by Lord Carter, the STH team were keen to adopt The Edge4Health platform.'

The Edge4Health is a joint partnership between NHS Shared Business Services and Virtualstock.
NHS SBS Virtualstock