OCS wins NHS contract extension

Contract catering and facilities management group OCS, has secured a contract extension with Central and North West London (CNWL) NHS Foundation Trust worth in excess of £13m.

OCS first began working with the Trust in 2006, when it only operated two services across four sites. It has since grown dramatically, with OCS now operating across 60 sites for the Trust.

The new deal will commence in May and run for a further two years. It will see the company provide services include catering, cleaning, portering, switchboard, reception, security and washroom.

CNWL NHS Foundation Trust specialises in caring for people with mental health problems, addictions and learning disabilities, as well as providing community health services to residents in Hillingdon and Camden and primary care services in a number of prisons.

It is one of the largest trusts in London with more than 4,000 employees serving more than 100 sites across ten London boroughs.