Patient Discharge Services

Patient Discharge Services

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

UK-London: administrative healthcare services

2012/S 104-173813

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
St Mary’s Hospital Purchasing Department 1st Floor Acrow Building South Wharf Road Paddington
For the attention of: Tim Smith
W2 1NY London
Telephone: +44 2033122030
Fax: +44 2033126810

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: no

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

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

Patient Discharge Services.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 27: Other services
Inner London West.
NUTS code UKI11

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is seeking expressions of interest for a cost effective, efficient specialist administrative resource to pilot an innovative approach in supporting our patients, their families and carers in finding ongoing care if required on discharge from our hospitals.
This resource will bring market expertise and work closely alongside our teams when preparing patients for complex discharge and work collaboratively across the multi agency care system providing continuity and advocacy for our patients through this process.
This will require an expertise in this field with a proven track record of delivering these services, presence on site in our hospitals and 7 day a week point of contact.
Any successful supplier will need to work to clear and robust targets and Key Performance Indicators ensuring patients are supported in making informed decisions.

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

75122000, 85110000, 85111000

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:

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

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: