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Services - 60923-2019

07/02/2019    S27

United Kingdom-Chesterfield: Miscellaneous health services

2019/S 027-060923

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Prior information notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Hardwick Clinical Commissioning Group
National registration number: na
Postal address: CCG Headquarters, Nightingale Close, Off Newbold Lane
Town: Chesterfield
NUTS code: UKF11 Derby
Postal code: S41 7PF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Lisa Innes
E-mail: lisa.innes1@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1332888014
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.hardwickccg.nhs.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/login.asp?B=agcsu
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS North Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: CCG Headquarters, Nightingale Close, Off Newbold Lane
Town: Chesterfield
NUTS code: UKF11 Derby
Postal code: S41 7PF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Lisa Innes
E-mail: Lisa.Innes1@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1332888014
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.northderbyshireccg.nhs.uk/contact_us
Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/login.asp?B=agcsu
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Southern Derbyshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: 1st Floor North, Cardinal Square, 10 Nottingham Road
Town: Derby
NUTS code: UKF11 Derby
Postal code: DE1 3QT
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Lisa Innes
E-mail: Lisa.Innes1@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1332888014
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.southernderbyshireccg.nhs.uk/#
Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/login.asp?B=agcsu
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Erewash Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Toll Bar House, 1 Derby Road
Town: Ilkeston
NUTS code: UKF11 Derby
Postal code: DE7 5FH
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Lisa Innes
E-mail: Lisa.Innes1@Nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1332888014
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.erewashccg.nhs.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/login.asp?B=agcsu
I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract involves joint procurement
In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law:

NHS Hardwick Clinical Commissioning Group who are acting as Lead Commissioners across the Derbyshire CCG’s (including NHS Erewash, NHS Southern Derbyshire and NHS North Derbyshire CCG).

I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=26460&B=OGC
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
Health

Section II: Object

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

Expressions of Interest for Improving Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT) Services Across Derbyshire (1)

Reference number: 33679 - IAPT_2019
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85140000 Miscellaneous health services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (NHS AGEM CSU) on behalf of NHS Hardwick Clinical Commissioning Group who are acting as Lead Commissioners across the Derbyshire CCG’s (including NHS Erewash, NHS Southern Derbyshire and NHS North Derbyshire CCG) are inviting Expressions of Interest from suitably qualified providers capable of delivering Improving Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT) services to the patients registered with member GP Practices of NHS Derbyshire CCG’s for which they are the responsible commissioner.

The IAPT programme remains high on the political agenda with CCGs being performance managed on access and recovery targets at regional and national level.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85140000 Miscellaneous health services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKF11 Derby
Main site or place of performance:

Derbyshire.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The current services are due to expire on 31.3.2020, which are Commissioned via an Any Qualified Provider (AQP) process, meaning that patients can choose the provider and location of their service. Services are paid on a fixed tariff.

Going forwards Commissioner are reviewing the future delivery models and propose to re-commission Improving Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT) services with an updated service model in line with local and national strategic priorities in order to achieve improved patient pathway and accessibility, improved outcomes by increased integration and a focus on wider determinants, improved financial affordability, and evidenced health system benefits.

The Commissioners preference is to re-commission services using a Lead provider/Consortia model. The purpose of awarding a single contract to a Lead provider/Consortia model is to avoid duplication, achieve simplicity/clarity for people and stakeholders, and consistency in quality and delivery.

Key features will include:

— arrangement could be consortium or main and sub-contractors,

— legal agreement between parties,

— 1 brand that will be developed jointly with CCG,

— 1 entry point,

— 1 IT system,

— admin and triage function via SPOA,

— activity will be allocated as agreed with partners and CCG,

— will need to agree split of activity — how will work be filtered and at what point,

— lead provider responsible for quality, approach, performance as a whole, and held accountable for all delivery,

— lead provider will be paid and will distribute income,

— Resources via management fee within lead provider to manage contractual arrangements, payments, SPOA, quality and performance, networking and integration.

The aim of this Expression of Interest is to:

1) allow the market visibility of the proposed/future opportunities;

2) support the CCGs informed decision making on the future commissioning of this service (as applicable);

3) to help refine the future commissioning and procurement approach and

4) to gauge the level of interest from the market of capable providers with capacity across Derbyshire to deliver the services illustrated above.

If you wish to express an interest please register on the EU Supply Portal https://uk.eu-supply.com/login.asp?B=UK

The reference for this service IAPT_2019 33679.

Once registered please complete the questions within Tender quote IAPT_2019 33679 which asks providers to give details about your organisation's name and postal address, e-mail address, contact name and number along with your capability and experience of delivering a similar service to the one summarised above and comments on the specification.

Bidders who have expressed an interest in this market testing exercise will have the opportunity to submit a separate response to the Contract Notice as applicable.

The deadline for Expressions of Interest responses is by 12 p.m. (noon) 18.2.2019.

Please note this is a market testing exercise and does not commit the CCG to carry out a procurement process. Current services will remain in place during this period in line with existing contracts and service level agreements.

II.2.14)Additional information

A draft copy of the service specification has been issued for providers to make comments and suggestions for consideration by the Commissioners.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
01/05/2019

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
04/02/2019