Community Pharmacy Services Tower Hamlets

Community Pharmacy Services Tower Hamlets

The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is inviting expressions of interest for: — Smoking Cessation Services;— Sexual Health and Contraception Services;— Supervised Consumption Service (Methadone and Buprenorphine).

United Kingdom-London: Health and social work services

2014/S 207-367028

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Mulberry Place, 5 Clove Crescent, Town Hall
For the attention of: Mrs Ambia Begum
E14 2BG London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2073645000
E-mail: procurement@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgsl/801-850/828_tenders_and_contracts/tender_opportunities.aspx

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.3)Main activity

General public services

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

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

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Community Pharmacy Services.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: LB Tower Hamlets.

NUTS code UKI

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced community pharmacies to provide a range of public health services including the following enhanced services to Tower Hamlets residents:
— Smoking Cessation Services;
— Sexual Health and Contraception Services;
— Supervised Consumption Service (Methadone and Buprenorphine).
Pharmacies will need to be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council, have community premises registered in Tower Hamlets and have appropriately qualified pharmacy staff able to deliver the enhanced service.
You will need to also demonstrate an appropriately robust financial status, adequate levels of professional indemnity insurance and appropriate safeguarding measures are in place e.g. DBS check of relevant staff.
Pharmacies delivering services on behalf of LBTH must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide services that are responsive to the needs of different groups in the community.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000, 85140000, 85149000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots

II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced community pharmacies to provide a range of public health services including the following enhanced services to Tower Hamlets residents:
— Smoking Cessation Services;
— Sexual Health and Contraception Services;
— Supervised Consumption Service (Methadone and Buprenorphine).
Pharmacies will need to be registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council, have community premises registered in Tower Hamlets and have appropriately qualified pharmacy staff able to deliver the enhanced service…
You will need to also demonstrate an appropriately robust financial status, adequate levels of professional indemnity insurance and appropriate safeguarding measures are in place e.g. DBS check of relevant staff.
Pharmacies delivering services on behalf of LBTH must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide services that are responsive to the needs of different groups in the community.
Estimated value excluding VAT: 900 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 36 (from the award of the contract)

Information about lots

Lot No: 1Lot title: Smoking Cessation Services

1)Short description

Smoking Cessation Services.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000, 85140000, 85149000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 2Lot title: Sexual Health and Contraception Services

1)Short description

Sexual Health and Contraception Services.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000, 85140000, 85149000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 3Lot title: Supervised Consumption Service (Methadone and Buprenorphine)

1)Short description

Supervised Consumption Service (Methadone and Buprenorphine).

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000, 85140000, 85149000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract

III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

As detailed in documentation.

III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

As detailed in documentation.

III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

As detailed in documentation.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information

IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:

ESCW(AHWB)4509

IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 5.12.2014 – 12:00
Payable documents: no

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

5.12.2014 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.3)Additional information
VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Mulberry Place, Town Hall, 5 Clove Crescent
E14 2BG London
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: procurement@towerhamlets.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 2073645000
Internet address: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk

Body responsible for mediation procedures

London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Mulberry Place, Town Hall, 5 Clove Crescent
E14 2BG London
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: procurement@towerhamlets.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 2073645000
Internet address: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

23.10.2014