Psychology Service Support Contract West Sussex

Psychology Service Support Contract West Sussex

Provision of Psychology Service support for Bariatric Service. 

Contract summary


  • Health services – 85100000

Location of contract

PO19 6SE

Value of contract

Published date

17 May 2018

Closing date

18 June 2018

Contract start date

01 October 2018

Contract end date

30 September 2021

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Provision of Psychology Service support for Bariatric Service . Offers are invited to provide the above service commencing in October 2018, based at St Richard’s Hospital, Chichester which is part of Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The bariatric service at St Richard’s Hospital receives approximately 500 referrals per year. The multidisciplinary bariatric team comprises Consultant Surgeons, Consultant Physicians, Consultant Anaesthetists, Dietitians, Psychotherapists, Specialist Nurses and Administrative Staff.

We require a service that can work flexibly in the outpatient setting, within the context of the multidisciplinary bariatric team. As part of the assessment for bariatric surgery, patients are required to undergo psychological screening, in order to ensure that there are no psychological barriers to surgery. Use of a validated screening tool would be encouraged. A commitment to active research and audit is also encouraged.

If you wish to submit an offer for this service you will need to register on the Trust’s e.tendering portal . All tender documentation is available via the portal and any offers must be submitted via the portal by the closing date of noon on Monday 18th June 2018.


About the buyer

Contact name

John Gifford


St Richards Hospital, Spitalfield Road
PO19 6SE


01243 831618



Other information


Link to eSourcing Portal


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.