Bone Anchored Hearing Aids

Bone Anchored Hearing Aids

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust. UK-Birmingham: hearing aids

2012/S 113-187096

Prior information notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Procurement, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, 32-34 Melchett Road, Kings Norton
Contact point(s): Mrs Michelle Hubbard
For the attention of: Mrs Michelle Hubbard
B30 3HG Birmingham
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1216272185
E-mail: michelle.hubbard@uhb.nhs.uk
Fax: +44 1214590555

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.uhb.nhs.uk

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity

Health
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Bone Anchored Hearing Aids.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Supplies
Birmingham.
NUTS code UKG

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

The University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust is looking to procure Bone Anchored Hearing Aids in the near future.
Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33185000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.8)Additional information:

Suppliers need to register at www.supplying2nhs.com. All queries must be addressed via the Pro Contract Due North e-tendering portal. Expressions of interest outside of the portal will not be accepted. We are happy for incumbent suppliers to continuse to support the products that they are providing to the Trust but please be aware that any questions relating to the tender must be addressed via the portal. Under no circumstances can any trials of new products take place during the tender process.

The University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to annul the tender process, not to accept the lowest or any offer, and shall not be liable to reimburse a tenderer for costs incurred in, or relation to the preparation of the tender.
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust promotes equal opportunity and this is central to our aims and the delivery of services. This includes Racial, Gender, Age and Disability Equality.
Compliant bids must be submitted with any variants.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:

Suppliers need to register at www.supplying2nhs.com. All queries must be addressed via the Pro Contract Due North e-tendering portal. Expressions of interest outside of the portal will not be accepted. We are happy for incumbent suppliers to continuse to support the products that they are providing to the Trust but please be aware that any questions relating to the tender must be addressed via the portal. Under no circumstances can any trials of new products take place during the tender process.

The University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to annul the tender process, not to accept the lowest or any offer, and shall not be liable to reimburse a tenderer for costs incurred in, or relation to the preparation of the tender.
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust promotes equal opportunity and this is central to our aims and the delivery of services. This includes Racial, Gender, Age and Disability Equality.
Compliant bids must be submitted with any variants.

VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:13.6.2012