Stronger Communities

North Yorkshire Stronger Communities  - Lot Contracting

60sticks are a specialist provider of health and social care business consultancy services established since 2005.


Our small, friendly and knowledgeable team has extensive experience providing specialist knowledge regarding Procurement, Commercial and Clinical requirements for customers. Our winning partnership combination of business and clinical expertise enables a skill mix that delivers high quality results for customers looking to improve effectiveness, make efficiencies and add quality.  Examples of our recent work include delivery of an integrated adult community services project in London which demanded a breadth of procurement and commercial skills, as well as our clinical expertise to support evaluation of service specifications and the design of clinical models that best meet the needs of the local population.


We have experience of a wide range of projects, significantly varying in size, and for this framework agreement we offer the following services:

  •   Understanding the Commissioning Process

    • An introduction to a competitive public, private and third sector contracting environment.

    • Commissioning models

    • Health and social care integration

    • New service business cases

    • Safeguarding

    • Service efficiency plans and improvements

  • Tendering and bidding for contracts

    • Detailed support for each or all stages of the contracting process, such as identifying suitable contracts (including collaboration and consortia working), creation and submission of tender bids, interview support, contract implementation.         

  • Contract Monitoring

    • Ongoing and effective contract management system

    • Guidance for ongoing contract monitoring

For more information about our services under the ESPO Framework for Consultancy Services, please contact Mark Algar: