Services - 156275-2017

26/04/2017    S81    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Edinburgh: IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support

2017/S 081-156275

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
The Common Services Agency (more commonly known as NHS National Services Scotland) (‘the Authority’)
Gyle Square (NSS Head Office), 1 South Gyle Crescent
EH12 9EB
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1698794410
NUTS code: UKM

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Remote Health and Care Monitoring and Communications System.

II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

NSS wishes to procure a multi-channel remote health and care monitoring and communication system capable of, in the first instance, supporting the delivery of home and mobile health monitoring and video conferencing enhanced care pathways and, at a later date, expanding to incorporate (or integrate fully with) future digital telecare or wellbeing solutions.

An ‘off the shelf’ solution is sought; however solutions that need further development to meet requirements are also of interest.

For background information and context see:

A National Model for Home and Mobile Health Monitoring

Video Conferencing —

Telecare development — (see ‘Analogue to Digital’)

Please complete and return our questionnaire.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 2 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM
Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Please download the Additional Information Document.

II.2.14)Additional information

Please download the Additional Information Document.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at

(SC Ref:492725).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: