Services - 476011-2019

10/10/2019    S196

United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Medical imaging services

2019/S 196-476011

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: The Common Services Agency (more commonly known as NHS National Services Scotland) (‘NSS’)
Postal address: Gyle Square (NSS Head Office), 1 South Gyle Crescent
Town: Edinburgh
NUTS code: UKM SCOTLAND
Postal code: EH12 9EB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Kate Henderson
E-mail: kate.henderson3@nhs.net
Telephone: +44 1312756380
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.nhsscotlandprocurement.scot.nhs.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA11883
I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
National or federal agency/office
I.5)Main activity
Health

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Radiology Reporting Services

Reference number: NP18820
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85150000 Medical imaging services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

This framework agreement is for the provision of radiology reporting services by suitably qualified radiologists and radiographers to all NHS Scotland Health Boards. The primary service will be the reporting of radiology examinations which cannot be accommodated by staff of the participating authorities and can be carried out remotely or onsite. The anticipated lot structure follows.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 20 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Remote Radiographer Reporting

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85141000 Services provided by medical personnel
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM SCOTLAND
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot is for routine and urgent radiology reporting carried out remotely by suitably qualified radiographers.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Remote Radiologist Reporting

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85141000 Services provided by medical personnel
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM SCOTLAND
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot will be for the provision of radiology reporting services by suitably qualified radiologists.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Onsite Radiographer Reporting

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85141000 Services provided by medical personnel
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM SCOTLAND
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot is for routine and urgent radiology reporting carried out onsite by suitably qualified radiographers.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
15/01/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

This is a prior information notice to inform potential bidders that National Services Scotland plan to issue tender documentation for radiology reporting on behalf of NHS Scotland in the next 4 months.

This framework agreement will apply to:

— Golden Jubilee Hospital (National Waiting Times Centre Board),

— NHS 24,

— NHS Ayrshire and Arran,

— NHS Borders,

— NHS Dumfries and Galloway,

— NHS Education of Scotland,

— NHS Fife,

— NHS Forth Valley,

— NHS Grampian,

— NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde,

— NHS Health Scotland,

— NHS Highland,

— NHS Lanarkshire,

— NHS Lothian,

— NHS Orkney,

— Healthcare Improvement Scotland,

— NHS Shetland,

— NHS Tayside,

— Scottish Ambulance Services,

— The Common Services Agency for the Scottish Health Service,

— The State Hospitals for Scotland,

— Scottish Hospices.

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=597293

(SC Ref:597293)

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
08/10/2019