Integrated Sexual Health Services Cambridgeshire

Integrated Sexual Health Services Cambridgeshire

Integrated sexual health and contraceptive services. NHS Cambridgeshire.

UK-Fulbourn: health and social work services

2012/S 99-164999

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

NHS Cambridgeshire
C/O East of England Collaborative Procurement Hub, Victoria Hse
For the attention of: Sandra Atik
CB21 5XB Fulbourn

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

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

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

Integrated sexual health & contraceptive services.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 25: Health and social services
East of England Region.
NUTS code UK
II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

NHS Cambridgeshire is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for interested parties to hear about opportunities afforded by its re-design of sexual health services.
The driver for the redesign of sexual health services is the need to provide modern community integrated sexual health and contraceptive services with clear pathways to interfacing services. They must be able to meet the needs and be easily accessible to users throughout the county.
At this stage, this is a market-testing opportunity; this information can then be used to inform any future service specifications.
Please contact Sandra Atik on to express an interest in attending the supplier information day on Friday 15.6.2012.
This Prior Information Notice is published to allow the authority to make the market aware of the forthcoming opportunity and stimulate competition.
Use of the PIN, language or terminology common to or any reference during or after the procurement process to the Regulations does not imply adherence to same. Neither shall the Authority be bound to conduct a fully regulated procurement.
It is considered that the contract to which this PIN relates will be Part B services under the Public Contract Regulations 2006 (as amended).
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): yes
II.8)Additional information:

The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction.

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
VI.2)Additional information:

The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction.
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:23.5.2012