We work with a wide range of organisations in the public and private sectors – from education, health to national Government agencies.
We approach every client challenge to identify solutions and specifically tailor them with the best outcome for the business.
FMS are developing an Outline Strategic Case for catering production for NHS Scotland across the whole country to create a 20-25 year world class vision for the NHS in Scotland. This involves extensive consultation and engagement with stakeholders within the NHS, patient representatives, food producers and equipment manufacturers. This project involves all NHS Scotland main land and island Boards
FMS were retained to work with the public sector client to ensure that the specific requirements of the FM agreement were being met in both hard and soft FM services. Where elements of the service were found to be non-compliant detailed discussions were held with the service provider in terms of penalties, service failure points and/or termination notices were discussed.
FMS have been retained to provide a detailed audit against NHS Standards for catering and cleaning services provided by a major private sector service provider in a large and culturally diverse NHS Trust in England. The brief is not only to meet NHS Standards but also to recommend best practice, service and cost improvements and staff training opportunities.
FMS have successfully sourced National and Senior Contract Management roles for a significant international FM Provider. The innovative cost models and attention to detail around the exact job requirements has led to the appointment of several high quality candidates.
FMS have been retained by a major international FM company to support their contract compliance teams on a major 1000 bed PFI hospital contract in the Midlands. This work has involved challenging deduction and SFS levels and in structuring defensive positions against claims form NHS Trust and their specialist auditors
"FMS helped us a develop a 25 year NHS Scotland Patient Catering Production Strategy that involved extensive consultation and market research. The approved strategy aimed to deliver high quality patient catering services within an affordable financial framework"
"We use FMS to ensure that we are contractually compliance across our PFI/PPP contracts and that we manage any deductions and SFP’s in a robust and commercial manner. We have been very successful in reducing our exposures in these areas"
"FMS and its associates have supported us on our PFI/PPP contracts across the UK. They have brought considerable expertise into our teams to reduce our exposures to deductions and to make us more contractually compliant"