Pathology laboratory testing services

Pathology laboratory testing services

The provision of pathology laboratory testing services, including sample collection, electronic reporting services, and specialised toxicology screening and analysis.

Reference number: T.BSMHFT.058.12

Deadline date:09/11/2012

This deadline is for… Submission of Invitation to Offer responses

Contract value:£1,800,000 – £2,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:Birmingham and Solihull

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

 

Description of the contract

The provision of pathology laboratory testing services, including sample collection, electronic reporting services, and specialised toxicology screening and analysis.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85111800 Pathology 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: 36 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name David Thomas

Organisation name Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Address , B1 3RB

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How to apply

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