Evaluation of the Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service

Evaluation of the Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service

NHS Ayrshire and Arran, in partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support, Local Authorities and the Voluntary Sector are developing a strategic approach to the provision of a network of Cancer Information and Support Services in local communities.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Ayrshire and Arran NHS

Procurement, Ayrshire Central Hospitla, Kilwinning Road,

Irvine

KA12 8SS

UK

Andrew Elliot

+44 1294323585

procurement@aapct.scot.nhs.uk

+44 1294323052
http://www.nhsayrshireandarran.com

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Evaluation of the Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

NHS Ayrshire and Arran is seeking a contractor to carry out an evaluation of the effectiveness of the following project:

NHS Ayrshire and Arran, in partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support, Local Authorities and the Voluntary Sector are developing a strategic approach to the provision of a network of Cancer Information and Support Services in local communities. The project, currently underway, will enable the development of a sustainable model that ties all the current services together to provide an Information and Support Service within NHS Ayrshire and Arran to ensure that people affected by cancer receive comprehensive, accurate, timely information and support throughout the care pathway. This project has been running for approximately 2 years with a further year to go.

 

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=232137.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=232137.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

179999 other Education
329999 other Social Community Care Supplies and Services

150 … Glasgow & Strathclyde

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Maximum of £50,000 including VAT

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

AA 0992

4.3

Time Limits


16-07-2012  Time  12:00

b) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

c) Estimated award date  30-07-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=232137

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Tender documentation attached for immediate download. Please complete responses and upload all required documentation via the portal before the deadline. Please allow time for this process.

(SC Ref:232137)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Invitation to Tender
Schedule 1 Specification
Appendix 1 – FOT
Appendix 2 Coll – Tend
Appendix 3 – Canv
Appendix 4 Part A – Comp Details
Appendix 4 Part B – Crim Conv
Appendix 4 Part D – Fin Status
Appendix 4 Part E – Qual
Appendix 5 – Detailed Costings
Appendix 6
SCHEDULE 2 Contract

5.3

Publication date of this notice

28-06-2012