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Services - 207508-2019

03/05/2019    S86

United Kingdom-Grays: Health services

2019/S 086-207508

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

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/
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Basildon and Brentwood Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Pheonix House, Christopher Martin Rd
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
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
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Cariad Burgess
E-mail: cariad.burgess@attain.co.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://castlepointandrochfordccg.nhs.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
I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: NHS Southend Clinical Commissioning Group
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
I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract involves joint procurement
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:

Multi AQP for Endoscopy, Community Ultrasound and Cardiology Services

Reference number: ACE-0348-2018-ALC
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85100000 Health services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The Contracting Authorities of NHS Basildon and Brentwood, Mid Essex, Castle Point and Rochford, Southend and Thurrock Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) wishes to secure Providers for the provision of the following Any Qualified Provider (AQP) services:

1) Community Endoscopy Service (Essex STP wide);

2) Community Ultrasound Service (Essex STP wide);

3) Community Cardiology Service (Thurrock only).

The services will be for the population registered with General Practitioners (GP) in Basildon and Brentwood, Castle Point and Rochford, Mid Essex, Southend and Thurrock CCGs.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 24 943 000.00 GBP
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

AQP Endoscopy Service Essex STP

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85100000 Health services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Main site or place of performance:

Essex STP.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

AQP Endoscopy Service

The service will include gastroscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy. The aim of this service is to provide uncomplicated diagnostic/treatment and surveillance endoscopy. To improve access to early diagnostics and avoid the need for unnecessary referral to secondary care, the Provider will deliver a direct access community diagnostic endoscopy services (gastroscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy).

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.

Contract commencement date: 1.4.2019 — 31.3.2022.

3 years with option to extend for 24 months.

The AQP model is an accreditation process underpinned by “call-off” of a Provider's services determined according to patients’ choice. Referrals into these services may come from secondary care, accident and emergency, walk in centres or GP practices. Services must be provided by trained practitioners with appropriate equipment.

Future AQP procurements for these services will be conducted on a regular basis and these will be advertised in an identical manner to this procurement.

Endoscopy service for Basildon and Brentwood CCG, Castle Point and Rochford CCG, Southend CCG and Thurrock CCG = 19 415 481 GBP (inclusive of Mid Essex CCG indicative activity data and potential funding).

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 100
Price - Weighting: 0
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

AQP Community Cardiology

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85100000 Health services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Main site or place of performance:

Thurrock CCG.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The service will offer a “One Stop” Clinic, where clinical assessment, Diagnostic tests (Echo/ECG/Holter) and on-site interpretation by an experienced clinician allows risk stratification and a management plan to be developed at the first visit. Following assessment and results of diagnostics, the patient will be informed of their treatment options with an agreed outcome identified and a management plan will be drawn up by the clinician and shared with the patient and a copy sent to their GP, alternatively if deemed appropriate onward referral to secondary care will be made directly from the clinic.

This service will serve Thurrock only.

The AQP model is an accreditation process underpinned by “call-off” of a provider's services determined according to patients’ choice. Referrals into these services may come from secondary care, accident and emergency, walk in centres or GP practices. Services must be provided by trained practitioners with appropriate equipment.

Future AQP procurements for these services will be conducted on a regular basis and these will be advertised in an identical manner to this procurement.

Cardiology Service (Thurrock CCG only) = 630 525 GBP.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 100
Price - Weighting: 0
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
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

AQP Community Ultrasound Service Essex STP

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85100000 Health services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Main site or place of performance:

Essex STP

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

AQP Community Ultrasound:

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 AQP model is an accreditation process underpinned by “call-off” of a provider's services determined according to patients’ choice. Referrals into these services may come from secondary care, accident and emergency, walk in centres or GP practices. Services must be provided by trained practitioners with appropriate equipment.

Future AQP procurements for these services will be conducted on a regular basis and these will be advertised in an identical manner to this procurement.

Contract commencement 1.4.2019 — 31.3.2022.

Community Ultrasound (Basildon and Brentwood CCG, Castle Point and Rochford CCG, Southend CCG and Thurrock CCG) = 4 896 735 GBP (inclusive of Mid Essex CCG indicative activity data and potential funding).

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 100
Price - Weighting: 0
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
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
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: 2019/S 027-060403
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: AQP Endoscopy Service Essex STP
Lot No: 1
Title:

AQP Endoscopy Service Essex STP

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
01/04/2019
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 6
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Chartwell Hospital
Town: Leigh-on-Sea
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS9 25Q
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Healthshare Ltd
Town: Kent
NUTS code: UKH EAST OF ENGLAND
Postal code: ME19 4YU
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Inhealth Ltd
Town: Buckinghamshire
NUTS code: UKJ1 Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire
Postal code: HP11 1JL
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Provide CIC
Town: Colchester
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: C04 9YQ
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Eastwood Endoscopy Centre
Town: Leigh-on-Sea
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS9 5PU
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 19 415 481.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: AQP Community Cardiology
Lot No: 2
Title:

AQP Community Cardiology

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
01/04/2019
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 2
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Kingswood Medical Centre
Town: Basildon
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS16 5AD
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Community Cardiology Ltd
Town: Stanford-le-Hope
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS17 7D2
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 630 525.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: AQP Community Ultrasound Essex STP
Lot No: 3
Title:

AQP Community Ultrasound Essex STP

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
01/04/2019
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 7
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Chartwell Hospital
Town: Leigh-on-Sea
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS9 25Q
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Diagnostic Healthcare Ltd
Town: Manchester
NUTS code: UKD33 Manchester
Postal code: M22 4BJ
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Essex Ultrasound and Medical Ltd
Town: Canvey Island
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: SS8 0JA
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Lakeside Medical Diagnostic Services Ltd
Town: Purfleet
NUTS code: UKH3 Essex
Postal code: RM19 1SX
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
Official name: Beehive Solutions Ltd
Town: Ilford
NUTS code: UKH EAST OF ENGLAND
Postal code: IG4 5EP
Country: United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME: yes
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 4 896 735.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

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 Rd
Town: Grays
Postal code: RM17 6SL
Country: United Kingdom
Internet address: https://www.thurrockccg.nhs.uk
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
01/05/2019