Supplies - 206380-2018

15/05/2018    S91    - - Supplies - Contract notice - Restricted procedure 

United Kingdom-Edgbaston: Medical consumables

2018/S 091-206380

Contract notice

Supplies

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
HealthTrust Europe LLP (HTE) acting as agent for the University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust (“UHCW”)
19 George Road
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 1NU
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 08458875000
E-mail: fraser.carson@htepg.com
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
Access to the procurement documents is restricted. Further information can be obtained at: https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to 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:

Framework for the Supply of Interventional Urology and Pelvic Health Products

II.1.2)Main CPV code
33140000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Supplies
II.1.4)Short description:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO (Group Purchasing Organisation) Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. Lot 6 will not be for a committed spend as this involves new innovative products not yet established in the market. Lots 1-5 will be committed spend. The duration of the this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 600 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: 6
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots:

The Contracting Authority reserves the right to award contracts for individual lots or a combination of a selection, or all lots.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Ureteric Surgery Products

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33125000
33140000
33141200
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. There are 6 Lots. Lot 1 is for products used in Ureteric surgery, includes Ureteric Catheters, Guide Wires, Ureteric Balloons, Ureteric Instruments for Stone Retrieval and Ureteral Stents. The duration of this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

Terms and conditions / Activity Based Income (ABI):

The terms and conditions of this contract is appended to the ITT. These terms include provisions requiring the payment by the supplier of an ABI management charge in consideration of the award of this contract, the management and administration by HTE of the overall contract structure and associated documentation, as well as the requirement to submit regular management information to HTE.

Submission of expressions of interest and procurment information:

This exercise will be conducted on the HTE Bravo Portal. Candidates wishing to be considered must register expressions of interest as follows: Register on the HTE portal at https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

Login to the portal with username / password.

Click the PQQs / ITTs Open to all supplier’s link. These are the PQQs / ITTs open to any registered supplier.

Click on the relevant PQQ / ITT to access the content.

Click the express interest button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ / ITT into your My PQQs / My ITTs page.

You can access any attachments by clicking Buyer Attachments in the PQQ / ITT Details box. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ / ITT.

Submit your reply using the Submit Response button at the top of the page.

If you require any further advice, contact the Bravo e-Tendering Help Desk at help@bravosolution.co.uk

Sid4Gov HTE utilises the sid4gov supplier information database. Candidates should register on sid4gov at https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register and submit their sid4gov company profile for publication on the database. Candidates already registered on sid4gov must ensure information is up to date. Where access to sid4gov is unavailable, please contact the sid4gov helpdesk at sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Please note that sid4gov does not pre-populate any fields of the PQQ on HTE's Bravo portal.

Candidates must complete the Qualification and Technical Envelopes of the PQQ in Bravo in full.

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
Value excluding VAT: 340 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Initial period of 24 months, with an option to extend for up to 24 months.

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Single Use Urological Electrodes — Used in Urology

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
31711140
33140000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. There are 6 Lots. Lot 2 is for Single Use Urological electrodes. This includes monopolar and bipolar resection electrodes only for use in Urology. The duration of this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

Terms and conditions / Activity Based Income (ABI):

The terms and conditions of this contract is appended to the ITT. These terms include provisions requiring the payment by the supplier of an ABI management charge in consideration of the award of this contract, the management and administration by HTE of the overall contract structure and associated documentation, as well as the requirement to submit regular management information to HTE.

Submission of expressions of interest and procurment information:

This exercise will be conducted on the HTE Bravo Portal. Candidates wishing to be considered must register expressions of interest as follows: Register on the HTE portal at https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

Login to the portal with username / password. Click the PQQs / ITTs Open to all supplier’s link. These are the PQQs/ITTs open to any registered supplier. Click on the relevant PQQ / ITT to access the content. Click the express interest button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ/ITT into your My PQQs/My ITTs page. You can access any attachments by clicking Buyer Attachments in the PQQ / ITT Details box. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ/ITT. Submit your reply using the Submit Response button at the top of the page.

If you require any further advice, contact the Bravo e-Tendering Help Desk at help@bravosolution.co.uk

Sid4Gov HTE utilises the sid4gov supplier information database. Candidates should register on sid4gov at https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register and submit their sid4gov company profile for publication on the database. Candidates already registered on sid4gov must ensure information is up to date. Where access to sid4gov is unavailable, please contact the sid4gov helpdesk at sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Please note that sid4gov does not pre-populate any fields of the PQQ on HTE's Bravo portal.

Candidates must complete the Qualification and Technical Envelopes of the PQQ in Bravo in full.

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
Value excluding VAT: 100 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Initial period of 24 months, with an option to extend for up to 24 months.

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Dilation Devices — Used in Urology

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33140000
33141230
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. There are 6 Lots. Lot 3 is for Dilation devices, this includes Renal and Urethral Dilation Device. The duration of this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

Terms and conditions / Activity Based Income (ABI):

The terms and conditions of this contract is appended to the ITT. These terms include provisions requiring the payment by the supplier of an ABI management charge in consideration of the award of this contract, the management and administration by HTE of the overall contract structure and associated documentation, as well as the requirement to submit regular management information to HTE.

Submission of expressions of interest and procurment information:

This exercise will be conducted on the HTE Bravo Portal. Candidates wishing to be considered must register expressions of interest as follows: Register on the HTE portal at https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

Login to the portal with username / password. Click the PQQs / ITTs Open to all supplier’s link. These are the PQQs / ITTs open to any registered supplier. Click on the relevant PQQ / ITT to access the content. Click the express interest button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ / ITT into your My PQQs / My ITTs page. You can access any attachments by clicking Buyer Attachments in the PQQ / ITT Details box. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ / ITT. Submit your reply using the Submit Response button at the top of the page. If you require any further advice, contact the Bravo e-Tendering Help Desk at help@bravosolution.co.uk

Sid4Gov HTE utilises the sid4gov supplier information database. Candidates should register on sid4gov at https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register and submit their sid4gov company profile for publication on the database. Candidates already registered on sid4gov must ensure information is up to date. Where access to sid4gov is unavailable, please contact the sid4gov helpdesk at sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Please note that sid4gov does not pre-populate any fields of the PQQ on HTE's Bravo portal.

Candidates must complete the Qualification and Technical Envelopes of the PQQ in Bravo in full.

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
Value excluding VAT: 80 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Initial period of 24 months, with an option to extend for up to 24 months.

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Specialist Urinary Catheters

Lot No: 4
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33125000
33140000
33141200
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. There are 6 Lots. Lot 4 is for Specialist Urinary Catheters. This includes 3-way post-surgery catheters, intermittent catheters (Nelaton) and Nephrostomy catheters. The duration of this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

Terms and conditions / Activity Based Income (ABI):

The terms and conditions of this contract is appended to the ITT. These terms include provisions requiring the payment by the supplier of an ABI management charge in consideration of the award of this contract, the management and administration by HTE of the overall contract structure and associated documentation, as well as the requirement to submit regular management information to HTE.

Submission of expressions of interest and procurment information:

This exercise will be conducted on the HTE Bravo Portal. Candidates wishing to be considered must register expressions of interest as follows: Register on the HTE portal at https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

Login to the portal with username / password. Click the PQQs / ITTs Open to all supplier’s link. These are the PQQs / ITTs open to any registered supplier. Click on the relevant PQQ / ITT to access the content. Click the express interest button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ / ITT into your My PQQs / My ITTs page. You can access any attachments by clicking Buyer Attachments in the PQQ / ITT Details box. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ / ITT. Submit your reply using the Submit Response button at the top of the page. If you require any further advice, contact the Bravo e-Tendering Help Desk at help@bravosolution.co.uk

Sid4Gov HTE utilises the sid4gov supplier information database. Candidates should register on sid4gov at https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register and submit their sid4gov company profile for publication on the database. Candidates already registered on sid4gov must ensure information is up to date. Where access to sid4gov is unavailable, please contact the sid4gov helpdesk at sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Please note that sid4gov does not pre-populate any fields of the PQQ on HTE's Bravo portal.

Candidates must complete the Qualification and Technical Envelopes of the PQQ in Bravo in full.

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
Value excluding VAT: 70 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Initial period of 24 months, with an option to extend for up to 24 months.

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Pelvic Health

Lot No: 5
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33140000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. There are 6 Lots. Lot 5 is for Pelvic Health, this includes Surgical Continence Tapes, Slings and Introducers. The duration of this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

Terms and conditions / Activity Based Income (ABI):

The terms and conditions of this contract is appended to the ITT. These terms include provisions requiring the payment by the supplier of an ABI management charge in consideration of the award of this contract, the management and administration by HTE of the overall contract structure and associated documentation, as well as the requirement to submit regular management information to HTE.

Submission of expressions of interest and procurment information:

This exercise will be conducted on the HTE Bravo Portal. Candidates wishing to be considered must register expressions of interest as follows: Register on the HTE portal at https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

Login to the portal with username / password. Click the PQQs / ITTs Open to all supplier’s link. These are the PQQs / ITTs open to any registered supplier. Click on the relevant PQQ / ITT to access the content. Click the express interest button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ / ITT into your My PQQs / My ITTs page. You can access any attachments by clicking Buyer Attachments in the PQQ / ITT Details box. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ / ITT. Submit your reply using the Submit Response button at the top of the page. If you require any further advice, contact the Bravo e-Tendering Help Desk at help@bravosolution.co.uk

Sid4Gov HTE utilises the sid4gov supplier information database. Candidates should register on sid4gov at https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register and submit their sid4gov company profile for publication on the database. Candidates already registered on sid4gov must ensure information is up to date. Where access to sid4gov is unavailable, please contact the sid4gov helpdesk at sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Please note that sid4gov does not pre-populate any fields of the PQQ on HTE's Bravo portal.

Candidates must complete the Qualification and Technical Envelopes of the PQQ in Bravo in full.

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
Value excluding VAT: 110 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Initial period of 24 months, with an option to extend for up to 24 months.

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Single Use Visualisation Devices — Innovative products — Used in Urology

Lot No: 6
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
33100000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This tender is to establish a multi-source GPO Framework Agreement for the supply of medical devices used in Interventional Surgical Urology and Pelvic Health Procedures. The contract will also include training and clinical support for implementation and through the lifetime of the contract. This is a committed contract exercise with defined trusts with the ability thereafter to add, additional beneficiaries on a direct award basis provided that those beneficiaries can meet the commitment terms and conditions required. There are 6 Lots. Lot 6 includes single use visualisation innovative devices which allow surgery to take place outside of the operating theatre without the requirements and expense of decontamination processes. Lot 6 does not give a commitment for volume or spend as this is a developing market. The duration of this contract will be for 2 years with the option of extending for 2 years.

Terms and conditions / Activity Based Income (ABI):

The terms and conditions of this contract is appended to the ITT. These terms include provisions requiring the payment by the supplier of an ABI management charge in consideration of the award of this contract, the management and administration by HTE of the overall contract structure and associated documentation, as well as the requirement to submit regular management information to HTE.

Submission of expressions of interest and procurment information:

This exercise will be conducted on the HTE Bravo Portal. Candidates wishing to be considered must register expressions of interest as follows: Register on the HTE portal at https://healthtrusteurope.bravosolution.co.uk

Login to the portal with username / password. Click the PQQs / ITTs Open to all supplier’s link. These are the PQQs / ITTs open to any registered supplier. Click on the relevant PQQ / ITT to access the content. Click the express interest button at the top of the page. This will move the PQQ / ITT into your My PQQs / My ITTs page. You can access any attachments by clicking Buyer Attachments in the PQQ / ITT Details box. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ / ITT. Submit your reply using the Submit Response button at the top of the page. If you require any further advice, contact the Bravo e-Tendering Help Desk at help@bravosolution.co.uk

Sid4Gov HTE utilises the sid4gov supplier information database. Candidates should register on sid4gov at https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register and submit their sid4gov company profile for publication on the database. Candidates already registered on sid4gov must ensure information is up to date. Where access to sid4gov is unavailable, please contact the sid4gov helpdesk at sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Please note that sid4gov does not pre-populate any fields of the PQQ on HTE's Bravo portal.

Candidates must complete the Qualification and Technical Envelopes of the PQQ in Bravo in full.

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
Value excluding VAT: 1.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Initial period of 24 months, with an option to extend for up to 24 months.

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
Tenders must be presented in the form of electronic catalogues or include an electronic catalogue
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 III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
List and brief description of conditions:

HTE may request such information as maybe requested pursuant to Regulation 57 and Regulation 58 of the Public Contracting Regulations 2015. Details are provided in the Standard Selection Questionnaire.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
List and brief description of selection criteria:

HTE may request such information as maybe requested pursuant to Regulation 57 and Regulation 58 of the Public Contracting Regulations 2015. Details are provided in the Standard Selection Questionnaire.

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
List and brief description of selection criteria:

HTE may request such information as maybe requested pursuant to Regulation 57 and Regulation 58 of the Public Contracting Regulations 2015. Details are provided in the Standard Selection Questionnaire.

III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 13/06/2018
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
Date: 21/06/2018
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
Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used
VI.3)Additional information:

HTE is a central purchasing body who is able to carry out this tender exercise by virtue of its appointment as an agent of UHCW. Notwithstanding HTE's relationship with UHCW, it is HTE conducting this tender exercise and will execute the resultant Framework Agreement with successful bidders. The bodies to whom the use of this Framework Agreement will be open include all Contracting Authorities in the UK as defined in Regulation 2 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 as may be updated from time to time. In particular, the following entities in the UK (particularly those of a health and/or social care nature) are envisaged as framework agreement users:

1) all National Health Service (NHS) bodies in England, including but not limited to:

i) acute trusts (as listed at: http://www.nhs.uk/servicedirectories/pages/acutetrustlisting.aspx);

ii) health and care trusts (as listed at: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CareTrustListing.aspx);

iii) mental health trusts (as listed at: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/MentalHealthTrustListing.aspx);

iv) clinical commissioning groups (as listed at: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CCGListing.aspx);

v) ambulance trusts (as listed at: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CareTrustListing.aspx

vi) area teams (as listed at: http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AreaTeamListing.aspx);

vii) special health authorities (http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/SpecialHealthAuthorityListing.aspx);

(viii) NHS England; and

ix) clinical senates and strategic clinical networks;

2) all NHS bodies in Wales, including but not limited to all:

i) health boards;

ii) NHS trusts;

iii) the national delivery group;

iv) community health councils; and

v) NHS Wales shared services partnership (as listed at http://www.wales.nhs.uk/nhswalesaboutus/structure

3) all NHS bodies in Northern Ireland (known as Health and Social Care), including but not limited to:

i) health and social care trusts (as listed at: http://online.hscni.net/?s=Trust);

ii) health agencies (as listed at: http://online.hscni.net/?s=health+agencies);

iii) hospitals (as listed at: http://online.hscni.net/?s=hospitals); and

iv) the Health and Social Care Board;

4) social enterprises undertaking some or all of the previous service provider functions of contracting authorities in relation to health and/or social care services (including charitable incorporated organisations, cooperatives, industrial and provident societies and community interest companies listed on the Companies House WebCheck service);

5) ministerial departments and non-ministerial departments of central government, non-departmental agencies and other public bodies, and public corporations (as listed at: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations);

6) devolved governmental and parliamentary organisations within the UK, including but not limited to the Scottish Government, Scottish Parliament, and Scottish public bodies (as listed at: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Government/public-bodies/about/Bodies), as well as the Welsh Government, Welsh Assembly and Welsh unitary authorities (as listed at: http://www.assembly.wales/en/abthome/role-of-assembly-how-it- works/Pages/governance-of-wales.aspx

7) all local authorities (as listed at: http://local.direct.gov.uk/LDGRedirect/Start.do?mode=1);

8) the Ministry of Defence (as detailed at:https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-defence). This list includes each organisation's successors and assigns, any equivalent organisations and associated organisation created due to any organisational changes.

This Framework Agreement will be open to any bodies or organisations operating in the UK of a health, and/or social care nature or which have a similar procurement need, and/or any UK based central government authority listed at Annex I of Directive 2014/24/EU, in respect of any goods or services to any of the above listed organisation.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Legal Department, Health Trust Europe
19 George Road, Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 1NU
United Kingdom
E-mail: legaltasks@htepg.com
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

HTE will incorporate a standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. That notification will provide full information on the award decision. The standstill period, which will be for a minimum of 10 calendar days, provides time for unsuccessful tenderers to challenge the award decision before the contract is entered into.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
11/05/2018