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Services - 60403-2019

07/02/2019    S27

United Kingdom-Grays: Health services

2019/S 027-060403

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Thurrock Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Civic Offices, 2nd Floor, New Road
Town: Grays
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: RM17 6SL
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Cariad Burgess
E-mail: cariad.burgess@attain.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://thurrockccg.nhs.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk/
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Wren House, Colchester Road
Town: Chelmsford
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: CM2 5PF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Cariad Burgess
E-mail: cariad.burgess@attain.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://midessexccg.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk/
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Basildon and Brentwood Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Pheonix House, Christopher Martin Road
Town: Basildon
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS14 3HG
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Cariad Burgess
E-mail: cariad.burgess@attain.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://basildonandbrentwoodccg.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk/
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Southend Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: 5 Harcourt Ave
Town: Southend-on-Sea
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS2 6HT
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Cariad Burgess
E-mail: cariad.burgess@attain.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://southendccg.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Castle Point and Rochford Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Pearl House, 12 Castle Road
Town: Rayleigh
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS6 7QF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Cariad Burgess
E-mail: cariad.burgess@attain.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://castlepointandrochfordccg.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk
I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract involves joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://attain.bravosolution.co.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
Health

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

AQP Community Ultrasound Tranche 2 for Mid and South Essex STP

II.1.2)Main CPV code
85100000 Health services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The Community Ultrasound (non-obstetric) Service is expected to compliment the Royal College of Radiologists “Making the best use of clinical Radiology Services (2017 eighth edition)” Referral guidelines for GPs. The care pathway being commissioned includes pre-appointment communication with Service Users, diagnostic investigation and report to referrer, which covers not only the description of the investigation and findings but also any clinical recommendations for further investigation and advice on management.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 4 896 735.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Main site or place of performance:

Boundaries of Mid and South Essex Clinical Commissioning Groups.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Community Ultrasound (non-obstetric) Service is expected to compliment the Royal College of Radiologists “Making the best use of clinical Radiology Services (2017 eighth edition)” Referral guidelines for GPs. The care pathway being commissioned includes pre-appointment communication with Service Users, diagnostic investigation and report to referrer, which covers not only the description of the investigation and findings but also any clinical recommendations for further investigation and advice on management.

This service is open to Mid Essex to join at any point upon commencement of this contract and the aggregate contract reflected in this Contract Notice is inclusive of potential indicative Mid Essex activity.

The Services fall within “social and other specific services” within the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (the Regulations) and the total contract value will exceed the threshold of 615 278 GBP. The AQP will be procured via a one stage procurement process, consisting of both a Bidder Application Form, including Selection Criteria and an Invitation to Tender stage including ITT Technical Questionnaires for each service. This will be conducted under the “light touch” regime under the Public Contract Regulations 2015 and in line with the indicative timetable set out in the procurement documents.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 01/04/2019
End: 31/03/2022
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Re-procurement of Community Ultrasound services.

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2018/S 216-494411
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 22/02/2019
Local time: 17:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Tender must be valid until: 30/06/2019
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 05/02/2019
Local time: 10:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published:

3 years.

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: NHS Thurrock Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Civic Offices, 2nd Floor, New Road
Town: Grays
Postal code: RM17 6SL
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
05/02/2019