Genomics Framework and Resources to Support the Medical Workforce

Genomics Framework and Resources to Support the Medical Workforce

Develop a network of tiered multiprofessional genomic champions across the GMS system to support workforce development and interface with other stakeholders.

Opportunity Id
DN544672
Title
Delivery of Genomics Framework and Resources to support the Medical Workforce
Categories
80511000-9 – Staff training services
85121200-5 – Medical specialist services
85141000-9 – Services provided by medical personnel
Description

The Genomics Education Programme (GEP) was established in 2014 following an initial investment from the Department of Health to pump prime genomic education and training activity to support the delivery of the 100,000 Genomes Project. At the beginning of financial year 2018/19 the GEP became part of business as usual within Health Education England (HEE) and in collaboration with NHS England (NHSE) continues to support the newly launched NHS Genomic Medicine Service (GMS). As part of the GMS, new patient pathways are being identified and developed. The GEP has a commitment in Genome UK for 2021/22, which is to ensure that all new graduating doctors, nurses, midwives, pharmacists, allied health professionals, dental and relevant nonclinical staff have a level of awareness and knowledge of genomics that is relevant to their role. To achieve its aims the GEP works closely with a number of stakeholder networks and communities of practice who provide expertise and also aid spread and adoption within their own specialities. Scope of the Contract We require the successful supplier to • develop a network of tiered multiprofessional genomic champions across the GMS system to support workforce development and interface with other stakeholders • work with Royal Colleges to influence and inform professional curricula • co-ordinate the development of clinical pathways to facilitate the national dissemination of good working practice and expertise • develop a competency and assessment framework for the Genomic Champions • create education and training tools to support workforce development The successful supplier must as a minimum have members of the team who will be near completion of specialty training, either in clinical genetics or be able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of genomics as relevant to their specialty and should have an interest in education and training.

Region(s) of supply
UNITED KINGDOM
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Training-Medical Specialist

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
24/09/2021
End date
23/09/2022

Contact details

Buyer
Health Education England
Contact
Philip Scott
Telephone
00000
Address
1st Floor, Blenheim House
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS1 4PL

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