United Kingdom-Frimley: Pathology services
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.frimleyhealth.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://commercialsolutions.bravosolution.co.uk
Section II: Object
Provision of Blood Sciences services.
Berkshire and Surrey Pathology Services (BSPS) intends to procure for the provision of 1 or more Pathology Managed Service Contract(s) for the services of Blood Sciences. This will include but not limited to, Laboratory equipment, Maintenance and servicing, All associated consumables; reagents, auxiliary goods and equipment, Training with associated services, installation, and enabling works.
Strategic involvement will be expected, to ensure that best value and operational efficiency are achieved and maintained for the Trust throughout the life of the contract.
We are anticipating 4 lots, but we reserve the right to combine the lots where appropriate for:
Frimley Park Hospital.
This contract is intended to cover:
Blood sciences, including but not limited to;
Clinical Chemistry, Immunoassay, Haematology, Immunology, Serology, Histology, National screening programs, blood gas analysis, Peptide Hormones and, Trace Elements. This list is not intended to be exhaustive, and has only provided to offer and indication of the types of specialities that the BSPS may look to include in the final contract award.
This is not a call for competition but an opportunity for providers to meet with members of the Berkshire and Surrey pathology services, procurement and project team, who will outline the proposed vision for the procurement of a strategic pathology managed service contract. Suppliers will be given the opportunity to attend a market engagement event. Details of which will be submitted via Bravo.
See Information in Lot 1.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction. Suppliers Instructions — How to Express Interest in this Tender:
1. Register your company on the eSourcing portal (this is only required once) — Browse to the eSourcing Portal: https://commercialsolutions.bravosolution.co.uk and click the link to register — Accept the terms and conditions and click ‘continue’ — Enter your correct business and user details — Note the username you chose and click ‘Save’ when complete — You will shortly receive an email with your unique password (please keep this secure).
2. Express an Interest in the tender — Login to the portal with the username/password — Click the ‘PQQs / ITTs Open To All Suppliers’ link. (These are Pre-Qualification Questionnaires or Invitations to Tender open to any registered supplier) — Click on the relevant Title to access the content. — Click the ‘Express Interest’ button at the top of th.