Intermediate Care Southend-on-Sea – Framework of Multiple Providers
Framework of multiple providers with the appropriate capacity and capabilities from which they can spot purchase high quality services.
United Kingdom-Southend-on-Sea: Health services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Floor 6, Victoria Avenue
Contact person: Sarah Beaumont
NUTS code: UKH3Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.southend.nhs.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://attain.force.com/s/
I.1)Name and addresses
I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Intermediate Care (Bedded Provision) (ICB) Framework — Southend CCG
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Southend and Castle Point and Rochford CCGs wish to commission a framework of multiple providers with the appropriate capacity and capabilities from which they can spot purchase high quality services for patients requiring Intermediate Care Bedded Provision. Southend CCG is the Lead Commissioner for the purposes of the procurement process.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
Southend-on-Sea and Castle Point and Rochford areas.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Southend and Castle Point and Rochford CCGs wish to commission a Framework of multiple providers with the appropriate capacity and capabilities from which they can spot purchase high quality services for patients requiring Intermediate Care (Bedded Provision) (ICB). Intermediate Care services will operate as part of a wider Discharge to Assess approach being implemented across South East Essex, which requires a consistent approach to both the provision of rehabilitation services and proactive planning for the next stage of the persons recovery. The expectation is that this service will work with Provider partners as part of Intermediate Care community-based services, to provide nursing and therapeutic input for individuals who require 24 hour supervision during their rehabilitation and reablement programme. The primary aim of the service is to deliver intense reablement/rehabilitation to maximise a person’s capacity for independent living, increasing the number of people able to remain in their own homes, and reduce the number of people permanently admitted to long term care and/or requiring long term adult social care/NHS continuing Healthcare funding.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
Full details are set out within the procurement documentation.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
The open procedure will allow commissioners to deliver a streamlined procurement process which is proportionate to the value and complexity of the service recognising the need to create market interest and future development.
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
The service to which this procurement relates falls within Schedule 3 of the Public Contract Regulations 2015 (the “Regulations”). As such, the procurement of the service is being run as a bespoke process akin to the open procedure, involving the process outlined within the suite of procurement documents. The Contracting Authority does not intend to hold themselves bound by any of the Regulations, save those applicable to Schedule 3 Services. The contract is for a period of 5 years with the option to extend for a further 12 months. The estimated total value is a maximum potential value for the 5-year contract duration. The Contracting Authority will re-open the framework every 12 months to allow new entrants to join as the local market develops.
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: