Community Cardio Vascular Disease Service Liverpool

Community Cardio Vascular Disease Service Liverpool

Cheshire and Merseyside Commissioning Support Unit (CMCSU) are procuring this service on behalf of KCCG and will facilitate engagement with potential service providers. Supplier Event.United Kingdom-Liverpool: Community health services

2013/S 137-238193

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Cheshire and Merseyside Commissioning Support Unit
Bevan House, 65 Stephenson Way, Wavertree Technology Park
For the attention of: Paula Williams
L13 1HN Liverpool
Telephone: +44 1512967785

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

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

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

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Knoesley Clinical Commissioning Group
Nutgrove Villa, Westmorland Road, Huyton
L36 6GA Merseyside

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

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

Community Cardio Vascular Disease Service.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 25: Health and social services
NUTS code UKD5

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

Knowsley Clinical Commissioning Group (KCCG) is seeking to re-commission a Borough wide Community CVD Service.
The service will be for KCCG patients and will provide a multidisciplinary community based CVD Service comprised of a consultant led diagnostic, treatment and management service, heart failure service, community cardiac rehabilitation and community stroke rehabilitation. A central co-ordinating function will act as an administrative hub accepting referrals, arranging appointments and co-ordinating patients’ pathways.
Consultant led, multidisciplinary, one stop CVD diagnostic and treatment/management clinics will be provided in a variety of community locations across the Borough. The service will offer diagnosis and treatment at one appointment where clinically appropriate and a wide range of diagnostics will be offered.
Cardiac rehabilitation is currently provided in leisure facilities and programmes will be tailored to individuals needs with a menu based approach expected. Each programme will be expected to deliver the seven essential core components as set out in BACPR Standards and Core Components 2012. Specialist stroke rehabilitation will be predominately delivered in the patients’ own homes and, if appropriate, in the local community. Community re-integration is promoted and psychological support has been identified at patient engagement events as essential.
The stroke service will provide Early Supported Discharge taking referrals from local acute stroke units at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals, Aintree University Hospital and Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital. In-reach into secondary care is required to undertake initial assessments to support early supported discharge.
Referrals to the diagnostics, treatment and management services will be accepted clinicians including GPs, Practice Nurses Community Matrons and Nurse Clinicians. The service will be available for people aged 18 years of age and above registered with a Knowsley GP. Cardiac rehabilitation will be available to residents of Knowsley and patients registered with a Knowsley GP aged 18 years and older.
Cheshire and Merseyside Commissioning Support Unit (CMCSU) are procuring this service on behalf of KCCG and will facilitate engagement with potential service providers. An initial engagement event will be held on Monday 29.7.2013 at Whiston Primary Care Resource Centre, Old Colliery Road, Prescot, Merseyside L35 3SX. The event will take place from 12:30 until 15:30. Any Providers wishing to attend this event should in the first instance contact: providing further contact details.
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 4 800 000 and 5 700 000 GBP

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)


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:

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:

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GO Reference: GO-2013715-PRO-4956415

VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:15.7.2013