Provider Panel for Intermediate Care Plus Beds in Durham – Spot Purchase
The primary objective of the Contract is to provide services that support Intermediate Care Services across County Durham.
United Kingdom-Durham: Health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Corporate Procurement, County Hall, Durham
Contact person: Kay Duthie
NUTS code: UKC14
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provider Panel for Intermediate Care Plus (IC+) Beds within County Durham via a spot purchase arrangement
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
TThe primary objective of the Contract is to provide services that support Intermediate Care Services across County Durham. The Council requires a number of spot purchase beds that are spread across the County.
The spot purchases of the beds will be at a stated rate which is dependent on the type of service (bed functionality.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Provider Panel is to be made of multiple providers (on a non-exclusive basis). The number of beds required will be flexible but will be required across all areas of County Durham as and when required. There are no restrictions to the number of Providers who may be members of the Provider Panel, only that they meet all the requirements of this Invitation to Tender and Service Specification. The Council reserves the right to allow any additional Bidder(s) to apply to join the Provider Panel at a future date at the Council’s sole discretion provided that they fully meet the essential criteria contained in this document.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The duration of the contract is 1 year subject to the right of the Authority (at its sole discretion) to exercise its option to extend for up to a further 36 months (with each extension to be a minimum of 12 months) from the actual end date. The maximum length of the contract is therefore 4 years.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Please access the tender documents and specification detailed in the Tender documentation which is available to download for free via the NEPO Portal — http://nepo.org and accessing tender reference DN353733
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
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
Durham County Council
Officers of Durham County Council
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
If you are interested in knowing more about this opportunity please ensure that you are registered as a supplier on NEPO Portal. The tender opportunity will be advertised under the category Health and Social Work Services 85000000 and with reference number DN353733. The Council reserves the right to allow any additional providers to apply to join the Provider Panel at a future date at the Council’s sole discretion provided that they fully meet the essential criteria contained in the tender documentation which will be available on the NEPO Portal.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: