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Healthcare

Covid-19 Community Testing

We are here to play a vital role in protecting communities against Covid-19. Sodexo has the capacity, skills and experience in Covid-19 mass testing to operate your end-to-end centre process. Sodexo currently manages over 150 Covid-19 test centres across the UK on behalf of the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC).

Sodexo can: 

 

We are well placed to help: 

 

Helping you - certainty of delivery for your local population

We are taking all the experience we have developed since March 2020 to support local authorities and corporate organisations develop best in class testing programmes for their populations and teams.

We can offer a range of at scale support and managed services at speed, with all the assurance you need.

 

Read how we're supporting community testing through client testimonials below.

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"The demands for testing are constantly changing and, having engaged with Sodexo, we are able to deliver an agile testing programme. Sodexo are an important partner to help supply these services." 

David Pinson, Head of Commissioning and Health Protection, Public Health Lead for Children and Young People, Public Health & Well Being - Read More

 

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"Sodexo’s mobile dynamic response units provided us with the exact product we needed to achieve our aims and having seen them operate PCR testing sites we were confident they would deliver the best service possible.” 

Lucie Robinson, Programme Manager & People Directorate - Read More

 

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"The contract was up and running in two weeks from initial discussion and Sodexo have provided an additional operational arm to our program that is cost effective and does not draw down on our already stretched available resource.”

Ken Stringer, Public Health Programme Commissioning Lead - Read More

 

Promoting a health and safety culture

The safety of people visiting test centres is paramount. All staff receive online health and safety training before arriving on site. Once on site they receive core skills training and complete Sodexo’s Infection Control Passport.

Sodexo has extensive experience in the UK and overseas providing services for hospitals and other health facilities. As well as supporting major events including the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, and annual events such as Royal Ascot and the Chelsea Flower Show. This unique combination of experience has contributed to the reliability and safety of its test centre programme.

Contact us

Please get in touch if you think we may be able to help the critical efforts in your region, we would be delighted to have an initial discussion with you and your teams to understand your needs and consider how we can play our part.

For more information please call 0191 481 3809 or complete the form below.