Provide Diabetes Patient Education
The DSPE service will provide a patient centred diabetes education for adult patients with Type 2 diabetes.
United Kingdom-Leicester: Health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Arden and GEM CSU
St John’s House,30 East Street
For the attention of: Warren Pauline
LE1 6NB Leicester
Telephone: +44 7818016522
General address of the contracting authority: www.leicestercityccg.nhs.uk; www.eastleicestershireandrutlandccg.nhs.uk; and www.westleicestershireccg.nhs.uk;
Electronic access to information: https://ardengemcsu.bravosolution.co.uk
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: https://ardengemcsu.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)
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
Leicester City CCG, East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG, West Leicestershire CCG
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: For patients across the LLR region — Leicester City CCG, East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG and West Leicestershire CCG.
NUTS code UKF2
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)
It is the intention of the Commissioners to enter into 1 contract for this service, however, consortium/federation proposals for the 3 + 2 year contract would be considered. Please note that the +2 year extension is subject to the satisfactory performance of the service in the initial period of the contract.
The services to which this notice relates fall within Part B of Schedule 3, Part 10 of the Public Services Contracts Regulations 2006 (as Amended) (‘the Regulations’).
Neither the publication of this notice nor the employment of any particular terminology nor any other indication shall be taken to mean that the contracting authorities intend to hold themselves bound by any of the Regulations save those applicable to the procurement of Part B services.
The Invitation to Tender (ITT) documentation will be available from 6.10.2015 and should be completed and all bids submitted by the closing date of 17:00 on 10.11.2015.
All submissions will be evaluated using the scoring criteria which is contained within the ITT Document 1.
Clarifications may be asked during the procurement process, the deadline for clarification questions is 17:00 on 2.11.2015.
All correspondence relating to this procurement throughout all stages of the process must be managed through the Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (AGEM CSU) e-Tendering Procurement Portal Bravosolutions only.
Providers wishing to submit an ITT to deliver this service can do so by logging onto https://ardengemcsu.bravosolution.co.uk procurement portal (Bravo) as soon as possible at:
To register on the portal:
— From the portal Home Page, click the ‘Click Here to Register’ link,
— Accept the terms and conditions for using the portal,
— Complete your organisation and personal details,
— Choose a memorable username and submit,
— You will shortly be sent an email with your unique password, please treat this securely (if you lose it, there is a ‘Forgot My Password’ link on the portal homepage).
To Access the Portal:
— Login with your unique username and password,
— From the suppliers reserved area click ‘ITTs Open to All Suppliers’,
— This is a repository of all ITT’s open to any registered supplier,
— Browse the ITTs (there may be more than 1 page) and select ‘Open Mind (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies and Primary Care Mental Health Facilitators Services) — Leicester City CCG’ by clicking on it powered by BravoSolution eSourcing Technology,
— Note the ‘Details’ buttons on the left for Navigation and the Actions below,
— Click the ‘Express Interest’ action,
—This will move the ITT from the ‘ITTs Open to All Suppliers’ area to your ‘My ITTs’ area,
— This is a reserved area for ITTs that you have either been invited to or expressed interest in.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
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
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: