Software Application Development Tender NHS Education for Scotland
NHS Education for Scotland (NES) requires a further development of the SOAR application, which is an online management tool used to support Medical Appraisal for all doctors (in both Primary and Secondary Care, as well as doctors in Training) across Scotland.
United Kingdom-Edinburgh: IT software development services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
NHS Education for Scotland
2nd floor, Westport, 102 Westport
Contact point(s): Procurement
For the attention of: Peter Terrell
EH3 9DN Edinburgh
Telephone: +44 1316563200
Fax: +44 1316563201
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.nes.scot.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA13002
Electronic access to information: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.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
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 7: Computer and related services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Edinburgh.
NUTS code UKM25
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)
NHS Education for Scotland (NES) requires a further development of the SOAR application, which is an online management tool used to support Medical Appraisal for all doctors (in both Primary and Secondary Care, as well as doctors in Training) across Scotland. NES has identified a number of improvements to SOAR. We have divided up the items into three phases Funding for the first phase of work has been secured. NES reserve the right to award Phases B and C to the winning tenderer upon successful delivery of Phase A and mutual agreement, if funding is secured. NES require the development and deployment for all items listed in Phase A to be completed by 31.3.2015.
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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: Funding for Phase B and Phase C for subsequent financial years has yet to be confirmed, we reserve the right to award Phases B and C as described in Appendix 1 to the winning tenderer upon successful delivery of Phase A and mutual agreement, if funding is secured.
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.1.4)Other particular conditions
(1) Details of the educational and professional qualifications of their managerial staff; and those of the person(s) who would be responsible for providing the services or carrying out the work or works under the contract.
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.3.4)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.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 12.8.2014 – 15:00
A desk, NES, Westport 102, Edinburgh, EH3 9DN.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: