Integrated Acute and Community Musculoskeletal Service Staffordshire and Lancashire
Chorley and South Ribble and Greater Preston CCGs commission health services for around 385 000 residents and are inviting expressions of interest from providers to deliver an Integrated Acute and Community Musculoskeletal (MSK) Service to be based in a minimum of two sites within each of the CCG areas.
United Kingdom-Leyland: Health services
Section I: Contracting authority
NHS Staffordshire and Lancashire CSU
Jubilee House, Centurion Way, Lancashire Business Park
For the attention of: Angela Clarke
PR26 6TR Leyland
Telephone: +49 1772214209
General address of the contracting authority: https://cmcsu.bravosolution.co.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Greater Preston and Chorley and South Ribble.
NUTS code UKD4
Chorley and South Ribble and Greater Preston CCGs are looking for a provider that can fully meet the specification and demonstrate innovation, best quality, patient experience, cost effectiveness, excellent access and deliver seamless, safe patient pathways.
There is an expectation that this service will achieve a saving against the existing service model (based on national tariff).
The successful provider will be required to sign the relevant national NHS contract for the service, accepting all terms and conditions.
To ensure all potential Bidders are given an equal opportunity to fully understand the requirements of the procurement and have an equal opportunity to bid for this service, it is intended to hold a Bidder Information Event on 14.1.2014 at Leyland Hotel, Leyland Way, Leyland, Preston, Lancashire PR25 4JX between 12:30 and 14:30. The Bidder Information Event will aim to provide all potential Bidders with an overview of the service, to inform about the procurement process and next steps and to offer an opportunity to ask any questions. Interested parties wishing to attend should register their details (including organisation name, organisation address, telephone number, email address and website) by email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 10th January 2014.
Candidates wishing to be considered as a potential Provider must register their expression of interest and provide additional procurement-specific information (by completing a PQQ) through the portal as follows: i) Candidates should register on the portal at https://cmcsu.bravosolution.co.uk (registration and use of the website is free of charge). ii) Once registered, candidates must express interest by a) logging-in to the CMCSU e-Tendering portal, b) selecting response to advert and PQQ, c) select Open Access PQQ, d) search for and access listing related to this contract and view details, e) click on Express Interest link iii) Once you have expressed interest, access the My PQQs page where you can download documentation (if required) and construct your reply as instructed. You must submit your reply on the website by the deadline stated. For technical support in submitting your expression of interest contact the BravoSolution Help-desk on +44 8003684850 or email@example.com.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
— any supplier may be disqualified who:
(a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order for compulsory winding up or administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(d) has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contracting authorities can demonstrate;
(e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organisation, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26 May 1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j) has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
(a) appropriate statements from banks or, where appropriate, evidence of relevant professional risk indemnity insurance;
(b) the presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance sheets, where publication of the balance sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established;
(c) a statement of overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last 2 financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information on these turnovers is available.
Please refer to the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire and/or Memorandum of Information for specific requirements.
Staffordshire & Lancashire CSU requires that potential bidders, in submitting their expression of interest, complete procurement specific information in the form of a Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) available at https://cmcsu.bravosolution.co.uk
Failure to respond to the PQQ as required will result in an incomplete expression of interest. Please refer to Section VI.3) below for additional information.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Staffordshire and Lancashire CSU is conducting this procurement exercise as a central purchasing body for another NHS body (please refer to the PQQ and/or MOI for details) with whom the successful bidder(s) will enter into contracts for the supply of the services. Any other public sector body wishing to access the contract may do so only with permission from the contracting NHS body. The contract conditions will be set out in the invitation to tender. Further details will be made available via documentation and information released during the course of the tender process.
Submission of expression of interest and procurement specific information
This exercise will be conducted on the Central Midlands CSU portal at https://cmcsu.bravosolution.co.uk
Candidates wishing to be considered must register their expression of interest and provide additional procurement – specific information (by completing a PQQ) through the portal as follows:
(i) Candidates should register on the portal at https://cmcsu.bravosolution.co.uk (registration and use of the website is free of charge). If your organisation has registered previously, you do not need to re-register;
(ii) Once registered, candidates must express interest by:
(a) logging-in to the Central Midlands CSU eTendering portal;
(b)selecting response to advert and PQQ;
(c) select Open Access PQQ;
(d) search for and access listing related to this contract and view details;
(e) click on Express Interest link.
(iii) Once you have expressed interest, access the My PQQs page where you can download documentation (if required) & construct your reply as instructed. You must submit your reply on the website by the deadline stated. For technical support in submitting your expression of interest contact the BravoSolution Help-desk on + 44 8003684850 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Staffordshire and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit
Jubilee House, Centurion Way, Lancashire Business Park