National Clinical Audit of Anxiety and Depression
The overarching aim of the National Clinical Audit of Anxiety and Depression is the collection, analysis and effective reporting of robust comparative data on the quality of care delivered to patients treated within secondary care mental health services.
United Kingdom-London: Hospital and related services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership
6th Floor, Tenter House, 45 Moorfields
For the attention of: Selina Eaton
EC2Y 9AE London
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.hqip.org.uk
Electronic access to information: http://redirect.transaxions.com/events/WM0n9
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://redirect.transaxions.com/events/WM0n9
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from:HQIP
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: HQIP
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Other: national and local clinical audit programmes, the Clinical Outcome Review Programmes and the National Joint Registry
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: UK.
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The audit will comprise three elements:
1) a retrospective case record review of service user cohort who were admitted to secondary mental health care services for a new episode of anxiety or depression,
2) a phased development plan to move the audit from a retrospective case review methodology to a continuous prospective core audit of key process and outcome measures for service users admitted to secondary mental health care services for a new episode of anxiety or depression,
3) starting from year 2, annual ‘spotlight’ audits of specific patient sub-groups or care pathways.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
Description of these options: The initial period of the contract is for 3 years with an option to extend for a further 2 years.
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
Description of particular conditions: As per acceptance of HQIP Standard Terms and Conditions of Contract as supplied with the ITT.
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
As detailed in the ITT.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As detailed in the ITT.
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
This contract opportunity is being offered using e-procurement, please follow the attached link:
Suppliers will need to complete the Supplier Registration Form within the e-procurement system.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: