Taxi Services for Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Taxi Services for Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) is seeking to tender part of its non-emergency patient transport service.

Taxi Service
Organisation Name: NHS
Department: Supplies
Reference Number: NHS0697
Expression of Interest Deadline: 22/03/2013
Tender Deadline: N/A
Contract Type: Service
Contract Size: 50-150K
Short Description: Taxi Services for Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Detailed Description: Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) is seeking to tender part of its non-emergency patient transport service. CFT is a specialist provider of mental health services, learning disabilities service and children’s services to the people of Cornwall. The contract will be for the transportation of staff, patients (across the whole age range) and, periodically, the transportation of specimens.
The Trust is seeking to contract with suitably qualified and experienced provider(s) for the provision of this key part of the Trust’s services. This will be a non-emergency transportation service for patients whose condition is not considered an emergency. The purpose of the service is to transport eligible patients between hospital sites, patients’ homes, other community settings or other venues depending on the journey type.
The contract may, also, require the successful bidder to transport specimens between hospital sites, this transportation will have to adhere to strict guidelines and may have to be undertaken as an emergency. The transportation of medical consumables and small portable equipment may also be required occasionally.
Bidders must be able to provide all of the services described and are required to complete a Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.
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What Happens Next? 22022013_tic instructions nhs0697 cft taxi service_2890.doc
Click Here to Contact Buyer michael.roach@cft.cornwall.nhs.uk