Dementia Memory Services Audit

Dementia Memory Services Audit

Contract value:£60,000 – £70,000. The project requires an expert team, with a good understanding of the working of the NHS and adult social care services, as well as expertise and credibility in the field of dementia and skills in conducting audit and survey.

Reference number: ITT 58689

Deadline date:12/11/2012

This deadline is for… Tender Return

Contract value:£60,000 – £70,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Department of Health

 

Description of the contract

The project requires an expert team, with a good understanding of the working of the NHS and adult social care services, as well as expertise and credibility in the field of dementia and skills in conducting audit and survey. The successful team will need to undertake an analysis of the current state of memory services in England and compare that to the data published in 2011 to assess if progress has been made against the commitment made in the Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia. [Please see attached documents for full description of requirement].

 

Classification of the contract

79212000 Auditing services

85100000 Health services

85000000 Health and social work services

79342310 Customer survey services

79311300 Survey analysis services

79311200 Survey conduction services

79311000 Survey 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: 26/11/2012 – 28/02/2013

 

Who to contact

Contact name Procurement Centre of Expertise (PCoE)

Organisation name Department of Health

Address Quarry House, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7UE

Telephone

Extension number:

Fax

Web address www.dh.gov.uk

 

How to apply

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