Community Gynaecology Service Stoke-on-Trent
NHS Stoke on Trent CCG are inviting expressions of interest for the provision of a community Gynaecology Service.
UK-Stoke on Trent: Health services
Section I: Contracting authority
Stoke on Trent PCT
Herbert Minton Building, 79 London Road
For the attention of: Beverley Thomas
ST4 7PZ Stoke on Trent
Telephone: +49 97738754482
General address of the contracting authority: https://hccs.bravosolution.co.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Stoke on Trent.
NUTS code UKG23
The service will provide a triage, signposting, diagnosis and treatment for a range of Gynaecological conditions from two locations within the community. The Consultant led service will be expected to provide a range of diagnostics (e.g. USS and bloods, etc) as part of a “one stop “mentality.
Also, the service will deliver a range of Outpatient procedures e.g. Hysteroscopy, Polyp removal and Endometrial biopsy as well as being able to demonstrate continuous improvement in future provision by offering other potential procedures, eg sterilisation.
All other relevant information including KPI’s will be contained within the Service Specification which will be published with the Invitation to Tender documents.
The anticipated start date for the service is no later than 1st May 2013 and therefore the provider will need to be in a position to deliver the service from this date.
Bidders are invited to express an interest in providing this service by email to Beverley Thomas, no later than Wednesday 30 January 2013. The following information must be stated in the email:
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
b)is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order for compulsory winding up or administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
d) has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contracting authorities can demonstrate;
e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
g)is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organisation, as defined in Article 2(1)of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26.5.1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
j) has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
a) appropriate statements from banks or, where appropriate, evidence of relevant professional risk indemnity insurance;
b) the presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance-sheets, where publication of the balance-sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established;
c) a statement of overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last two financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information on these turnovers is available.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Submission of expression of interest and procurement specific information This exercise will be conducted on the Healthcare Commissioning Services portal at
https://hccs.bravosolution.co.uk. Candidates wishing to be considered must register their expression of interest through the portal as follows: i) Candidates should register on the portal at https://hccs.bravosolution.co.uk (registration and use of the website is free of charge). As this is an open procurement, you will be invited to participate if you have expressed an interest within the specified timeframe. Any such expressions of interest must be forwarded to Beverley Thomas – email@example.com with the following information: organisation name & address; telephone number; email address; website address and organisation type. You must submit your expression of interest by the deadline stated (30th January 2013). For technical support in accessing the tender documentation once issued, contact the BravoSolution Help-desk on 0800 368 4850 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Although this procurement is for Part B services (and therefore not subject to the full scope of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (the “Regulations”), the Contracting Authority will apply best procurement practice. Please note however, that the Contracting Authority does not intend to hold itself bound in any way in respect of those Regulations save those which apply to Part B services.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:25.12.2012