Any Qualified Provider (Aqp) Provision Of Community Anti-Coagulation Service

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Arden and GEM CSU
Tenacre Court, Ashford Road, Harrietsham
Maidstone
ME17 1LF
United Kingdom
Contact person: Gill Prior
Telephone: +44 7887631030
E-mail: gill.prior@nhs.net
NUTS code: UKJ44

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://ardengemcsu.bravosolution.co.uk

I.1)Name and addresses
NHS Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group
Thanet Council Offices, Cecil Street
Margate
CT19 1XZ
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7887631030
E-mail: gill.prior@nhs.net
NUTS code: UKJ44

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.thanetccg.nhs.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract involves joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://ardengemcsu.bravosolution.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://ardengemcsu.bravosolution.co.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Health

Section II: Object

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

Any Qualified Provider (AQP) Provision of Community Anti-Coagulation Service

II.1.2)Main CPV code
85100000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The Commissioner wishes to place the services for monitoring of anticoagulant therapy within primary and community, rather than secondary care locations within the geographic boundary of NHS Thanet Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). Out of hospital anticoagulation service for medication that requires International Normalized Ratio (INR) monitoring.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKJ44
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This service is offered to the market utilising an Any Qualified Provider (AQP) process. It is essential that interested providers are able to demonstrate their ability to mobilise the service provision to ensure a service commencement date 1.9.2018. Under the terms of an AQP, no activity is guaranteed and is therefore entered into as a zero value, zero volume contract.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
Quality criterion - Name: Quality/ability / Weighting: 100
Price - Weighting: 0
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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 III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

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
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
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
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 22/06/2018
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 22/06/2018
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit
Cardinal Square, 10 Nottingham Road
Derby
DE1 3QT
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
30/05/2018