Services - 357797-2014

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United Kingdom-Silsoe: Dermatology services

2014/S 202-357797

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

NHS Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group
Suite 4, Capability House, Wrest Park, Bedfordshire
For the attention of: Dr Paul Hassan
MK45 4HR Silsoe
United Kingdom

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Prime Contractor Dermatology Integrated System of Care.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: To cover the population of Bedfordshire or any patient registered with a General Practice that is part of the Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group.

NUTS code UKH22

II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
An integrated dermatology system underpinned with an outcome incentivised prime contract. The prime contractor/Optum, is accountable for the financial management of dermatology care in Bedfordshire, staying within the total budget and the delivery of high quality clinical dermatology care that supports patients to live their lives as fully as possible. This will improve the coordination of patient care, patient experience and produce better value dermatology healthcare for the population serviced by BCCG.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)


II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 5 983 215 GBP
Excluding VAT

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. Service delivery. Weighting 24
2. Delivery locations. Weighting 3
3. Service management. Weighting 15
4. IT, facilities management and premises. Weighting 1
5. Working with commissioners. Weighting 12
6. Workforce. Weighting 12
7. Mobilisation. Weighting 4
8. Presentation. Weighting 8
9. Finance. Weighting 21
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: 06F-CT-14-25005
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 2
Number of offers received by electronic means: 2
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

United Health UK
3rd floor, 3 Sheldon Square
W2 6HY Greater London
United Kingdom

V.4)Information on value of contract
If annual or monthly value:
Number of years: 3
V.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: