Supply of Radiopharmaceuticals
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified companies for the supply of radiopharmaceuticals for patient administration in both diagnosis and treatment.
Section I: Contracting authority
University Hospitals of Leicester
Finance & Procurement, Block 7, Hospital Close
Contact point(s): Mr Simon Boor
LE5 4WP Leicester
General address of the contracting authority: www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.supplying2nhs.com
Section II: Object of the contract
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Leicester.
NUTS code UKF21
maximum number of participants to the framework agreement envisaged: 5
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order compulsory winding up the administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organization, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26 May 1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j)has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
Submission of expressions of interest and procurement specific information.
This procurement will be conducted via the UHL e-tendering portal at www.supplying2nhs.com candidates wishing to be considered for this contract must register their expression of interest and provide additional procurement specific information (if required) through the UHL e-tendering portal as follows 1) candidates should register on the UHL e-tendering portal at www.supplying2nhs.com.
Once registered, candidates must express your interest and responded to the PQQ if published. A full user guide for suppliers can be found on your home page once you have registered.
Appraisial of technical ability to support the contract.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required.
Technical ability to support the contract.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Interested companies are requested to provide their profile in sid4health as follows;
Companies should register on sid4health at http://www.sid4health.nhs.uk and submit their sid4health company profile for publication to the system.
Companies already registered on sid4health must ensure, and confirm that information contained in the profile is up to date and also quote the profile reference number within the expression of interest.
Companies should ensure that all the relevant sections of their sid4health profile are completed to demonstrate their ability to meet any short listing criteria applicable to this contract.
Where access to sid4health is unavailable, please contact the sid4health helpdesk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submissions of expressions of interest must be submitted via www.supplying2nhs.com against the contract reference given in paragraph IV.3.1.
The Trust will not bear the cost of any tendering exercise undertaken by bidders. The Trust reserves the right to award a contract in whole, part or not at all.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:29.11.2012