Services - 363049-2014

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24/10/2014    S205

United Kingdom-Brighton: Community health services

2014/S 205-363049

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Official name: NHS Brighton and Hove CCG
Postal address: Lanchester House, Trafalger Place
Town: Brighton
Postal code: BN1 4FU
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Chris McCarthy
Telephone: +44 1273485300

Further information can be obtained from:
Official name: NHS Brighton and Hove Clinical Commissioning Group
Postal address: Lanchester House, Trafalgar place
Town: Brighton
Postal code: BN1 4FU
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Kristina Chapman
Internet address:

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.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Integrated Diabetes Service in Brighton and Hove (Ref 13.181).
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Brighton and Hove.

NUTS code UKJ21 Brighton and Hove

II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
The aims of the Integrated Diabetes Services:
— Improve the health outcomes for people with diabetes,
— Through care planning, empower people to self-manage their own diabetes,
— Provide specialist advice and education to primary care,
— Reduce the number of years of life lost for people with diabetes,
— Reduce the risk of complications for people with diabetes,
— Reduce duplication and gaps in the current diabetes service provision,
— Provide parity of esteem between mental and physical ill health for those with diabetes by reducing rates of depression, anxiety and self-harm in people with diabetes.
The following will be required in order to achieve these aims:
— A consultant led multi-disciplinary team including dietetics, psychological support and podiatry as close to where people with diabetes live,
— Diabetes education for adult patients at risk of or diagnosed with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes,
— Coordinating the specialist services (i.e. acute) and generalist services (i.e. primary care) for people with diabetes so that they fit around the needs of the individual.
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85323000 Community health services, 85100000 Health services, 85141000 Services provided by medical personnel

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.8)Additional information:
The Commissioner anticipates starting a procurement process for this service during November 2014 when further information will be provided. It is expected that a "Restricted" procedure will be used starting with the publication of a memorandum of information and pre-qualification questionnaire issued with the procurement advertisement in November.

Advertisements will be placed in OJEU and the eTender portal ( Once the formal procurement process commences in November, all communication must be directed through the eTender portal.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: