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12/01/2016    S7

United Kingdom-Kingston: Health and social work services

2016/S 007-008252

Prior information notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Official name: Achieving For Children
Postal address: Guildhall, High Street
Town: Kingston
Postal code: KT1 1EU
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Caroline Baxter
E-mail: caroline.baxter@achievingforchildren.org.uk
Telephone: +44 2085476523

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.kingston.gov.uk

Further information can be obtained from:
Official name: Achieving For Children
Postal address: Guildhall, High Street
Town: Kingston
Postal code: KT1 1EU
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Caroline Baxter
E-mail: caroline.baxter@achievingforchildren.org.uk
Telephone: +44 2085476523
Internet address: http://www.kingston.gov.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
General public services
Health
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Community Paediatric Child Health Services.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Moor Lane Centre, Chessington, KT9 2AA.

NUTS code UK UNITED KINGDOM

II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
The purpose of this service specification is to set out the statutory functions and community child health services Achieving for Children wish to commission on behalf of The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and Kingston Clinical Commissioning Group. Community Child Health Services are defined by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health as ‘the care of children outside of hospital by community paediatricians. They will see children for a variety of reasons and can include children with long-term disability (e.g. cerebral palsy, learning disability), children with mental health issues (e.g. autism and ADHD), children who it is feared are being abused, or children who are being fostered and adopted. They also take responsibility for providing strategic leadership and advising on the health of communities’. The aim of this tender is to ensure there is a clearly defined specification of roles and services to be supplied in order to provide a high quality integrated community child health service that is fully compliant with the statutory duties placed on NHS bodies.
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 500 000 and 2 000 000 GBP

Lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000 Health and social work services

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.8)Additional information:

Information about lots

Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot title: Schedule 1 Community Paediatric Services for Disabled Children
1)Short description:
The service provider will have the capacity to provide general community paediatric assessments and diagnosis of children referred to the Integrated Disabled Children's Service who present with the following neuro disabilities as defined by the British Association for Community Child Health.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000 Health and social work services

3)Quantity or scope:
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 500 000 and 2 000 000 GBP
4)Indication about different date for start of award procedures and/or duration of contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 25.4.2016
Duration in months: 60( from the award of the contract)
5)Additional information about lots:
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot title: Schedule 2 Designated Doctor for Looked After Children
1)Short description:
Work with all healthcare organisations to monitor performance of local health services for looked after children and young people Ensure expert health advice on looked after children is available to children's social care, healthcare organisations, residential children's homes, foster carers, school nurses, clinicians undertaking health assessments and other health staff; — Advise colleagues in health and children's social care on issues of medical confidentiality, consent and information sharing. Work with health service planners and commissioners to ensure there are robust arrangements to meet the health needs of looked after children placed outside the local area and ensure close working relationships with Local Authorities to achieve placement decisions which match the needs of children Looked after children: Knowledge, skills and competences of healthcare staff.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000 Health and social work services

3)Quantity or scope:
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 500 000 and 2 000 000 GBP
4)Indication about different date for start of award procedures and/or duration of contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 25.4.2016
Duration in months: 60( from the award of the contract)
5)Additional information about lots:
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot title: Schedule 3 Named Doctor for Looked After Children
1)Short description:
Support all activities necessary to ensure that the organisation meets its responsibilities for looked after children and young people. Undertake health assessments for looked after children and provide written reports on the health of prospective carers as appropriate. Complete a comprehensive health assessment within 20 working days of a child or young person entering the care system in line with Regulations S12003 (2011).Support and advise colleagues in the clinical assessment and care of children and young whilst being clear about others personal clinical professional accountability. Provide advice and signposting to other professionals about legal processes, key research and policy documents. Provide a written health report on each child being considered for adoption and provide a written report to the agency on the health of prospective adopters.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000 Health and social work services

3)Quantity or scope:
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 500 000 and 2 000 000 GBP
4)Indication about different date for start of award procedures and/or duration of contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 25.4.2016
Duration in months: 60( from the award of the contract)
5)Additional information about lots:
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot title: Schedule 4 Designated Medical Officer (DMO) for Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
1)Short description:
To work closely with the paediatric multi-disciplinary team in supporting all activities necessary to ensure that the health provider services and CCG meet their responsibilities for children with SEND. To provide overall strategic direction for the local health service in meeting statutory requirements for SEND, identifying priorities for development and facilitating improvement in implementation.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000 Health and social work services

3)Quantity or scope:
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 500 000 and 2 000 000 GBP
4)Indication about different date for start of award procedures and/or duration of contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 25.4.2016
Duration in months: 60( from the award of the contract)
5)Additional information about lots:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:
8.1.2016