The Provision of Histopathology Laboratory Services

The Provision of Histopathology Laboratory Services

This contract is for the provision of Histopathology laboratory services to process tissue specimens retained by a pathologist at post-mortem examination into blocks and slides for diagnostic purposes.

Reference number: SCMS Tender Ref: 27189

Deadline date:11/09/2012

This deadline is for… Notice deadline.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom Around Sheffield City Area

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Sheffield City Council

Original source URL http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=91315

 

Description of the contract

This contract is for the provision of Histopathology laboratory services to process tissue specimens retained by a pathologist at post-mortem examination into blocks and slides for diagnostic purposes. The data revealed by the slides is indicative and the pathologist may need to request additional tests depending on the results.

The current relevant legislation is:

Coroner’s Act 1988, Coroner’s Rules 1984, Coroner’s (Amendment) Rules 2005. The Coroners and Justice Act 2009 is not yet implemented but is likely to be brought into effect in June 2013. Changes resulting from its implementation will not impact upon this contract.

All premises where post-mortem examinations are carried out, bodies or human tissue stored or processed must be licensed under the Human Tissue Act 2004

(MT Ref:91315)

Documents

Classification of the contract

85111800 Pathology services

71900000 Laboratory services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 01/10/2012 – 30/09/2015

 

Who to contact

Contact name Paula Atkinson-Philpott

Organisation name Sheffield City Council

Address Sheffield Town Hall, PO Box 1283, Sheffield, GB, S1 1UJ

Telephone +44 1142736365

Extension number:

Fax

Email

Web address http://scms.alito.co.uk

 

How to apply

For further information please review the full notice details at http://www.mytenders.org/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=91315

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