Medical Indemnity Insurance Tender
The HE EoE is looking to procure “block indemnity cover” for the new intake of trainees in August 2013.
UK-Fulbourn: Financial and insurance services
Section I: Contracting authority
Health Education East Of England
2-4 Victoria House, Capital Park, Cambridge
Contact point(s): https://eoecph.bravosolution.co.uk
For the attention of: Sandra Atik
CB21 5XB Fulbourn
Telephone: +44 7983339079
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.eoecph.nhs.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 6: Financial services a) Insurances services b) Banking and investment services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Health Education Board East of England – East of England Multi-Professional Deanery, Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education.
NUTS code UK
The Deanery, via the HE EoE, currently places each year around 250 GP Speciality Training Registrars (trainees) in a three year training programme (ST1, ST2, ST3) additionally for this procurement there will be the requirement to cover academic clinical fellows and clinical commissioning fellows who are undertaking an additional year of training (ST4). Typically placement will include, but is not limited to, the following locations: Acute NHS Trusts, Psychiatric Trusts, Community trusts, hospices, private sector rotations and GP Training Practices.
It is important that proposals are flexible to accommodate changes such as, but not limited to, trainees being transferred into the scheme at any point during the year, trainees resigning from the scheme throughout the year, extended leave being granted, transfer to a part time basis or have extensions to the training year.
The HE EoE is looking to procure “block indemnity cover” for the new intake of trainees in August 2013. Although cover would be purchased en masse, each trainee would have the exact same benefits associated with purchasing their own cover individually. The successful provider will be able to meet the changing demands of the NHS throughout the life of the Contract and be flexible in respect of managing capacity on GP Speciality Trainee numbers.
Suppliers must be able to:
– provide occurrence based medical indemnity insurance to GP Speciality Trainees including malpractice cover;
– be capable of providing 24 hour Medico-legal/ advisory services with UK licensed practitioners;
– be able to provide cover to the intake of GP Speciality trainees that begin training in August 2013; and
– be capable in service capacity to meet changes in demand both increase and decrease in volumes throughout the life of the contract.
66000000, 66510000, 66500000
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 2 000 000 and 4 000 000 GBP
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Description of particular conditions: Reference to the relevant law, regulation or administrative provision:Bidders are required to confirm that they are insurance companies registered with the FSA to write the classes of insurance specified, and that they meet the other requirements relevant to a publically funded contracting authority as specificed in the tender documentation.
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Suppliers Instructions How to Express Interest in this Tender~: 1. Register your company on the eSourcing portal (this is only required once) – Browse to the eSourcing Portal: https://eoecph.bravosolution.co.uk and click the link to register – Accept the terms and conditions and click ‘continue’ – Enter your correct business and user details – Note the username you chose and click ‘Save’ when complete – You will shortly receive an email with your unique password (please keep this secure) 2. Express an Interest in the tender – Login to the portal with the username/password – Click the ‘PQQs / ITTs Open To All Suppliers’ link. (These are Pre-Qualification Questionnaires or Invitations to Tender open to any registered supplier) – Click on the relevant PQQ/ ITT to access the content. – Click the ‘Express Interest’ button at the top of the page. – This will move the PQQ /ITT into your ‘My PQQs/ My ITTs’ page. (This is a secure area reserved for your projects only) -You can now access any attachments by clicking ‘Buyer Attachments’ in the ‘PQQ/ ITT Details’ box 3. Responding to the tender – Click ‘My Response’ under ‘PQQ/ ITT Details’, you can choose to ‘Create Response’ or to ‘Decline to Respond’ (please give a reason if declining) – You can now use the ‘Messages’ function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification – Note the deadline for completion, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the PQQ/ ITT – There may be a mixture of online and offline actions for you to perform (there is detailed online help available) You must then submit your reply using the ‘Submit Response’ button at the top of the page. If you require any further assistance please consult the online help, or contact the eTendering help desk.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: As detailed in the tender documentation.
Full details are provided in the ITT.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
Full details are provided in the ITT, minimum level(s) of standards possibly required.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information