Total Orthopaedic Solutions Framework

Total Orthopaedic Solutions Framework

The framework shall have 10 Lots: Lot 1 – Orthopaedic Hip Arthroplasty. Lot 2 – Orthopaedic Knee Arthroplasty. Lot 3 -Orthopaedic Extremities.

United Kingdom-Sheffield: Orthopaedic implants

2014/S 175-308576

Contract notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative (NOE CPC) (hosted by and acting through Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust)
Don Valley House, Savile Street East
For the attention of: Khalid Shihadah
S4 7UQ Sheffield
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7825011436
E-mail: khalid.shihadh@noecpc.nhs.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/noecpc

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.noecpc.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)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.3)Main activity

Health

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

North of England CPC; NHS Commercial Solutions, NHS London Procurement Partnership and East of England NHS Procurement Partnership

 

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

CLI00286 — Total Orthopaedic Solutions Framework.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Supplies
A combination of these
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: NHS EOE CPH

NHS EOE CPH up to date member bodies as listed at: http://www.eoecph.nhs.uk/members.htm

Current Members to which this Framework will be immediately accessible:
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust,
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust,
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust,
Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust,
Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust,
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust,
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust,
West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust,
NHS LPP,

NHS LPP up to date member bodies as listed at: http://www.lpp.nhs.uk/page_sa.asp?fldKey=12

Current Members to which this Framework will be immediately accessible:
Barking Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust,
Barts Health NHS Trust,
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust,
Ealing Hospital NHS Trust,
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust,
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust,
Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust,
Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust,
Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust,
North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust,
North West London Hospitals NHS Trust,
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust,
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust,
St Georges Healthcare NHS Trust,
The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust,
The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust,
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
West Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust,
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust,
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust,
Medway NHS Foundation Trust,
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust.
NHS CS:

NHS CS up to date member bodies as listed at: http://www.commercialsolutions-sec.nhs.uk/trusts.php

Current Members to which this Framework will be immediately accessible:
Ashford and St Peters Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust,
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust,
Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Isle of Wight NHS Trust,
Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust,
Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust,
Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust,
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust,
Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
NOE CPC,

NOE CPC up to date member bodies as listed at: http://www.noecpc.nhs.uk/our-current-customers

Current Members to which this Framework will be immediately accessible:
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Calderdale And Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust
Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust
James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Sheffield Childrens NHS Foundation Trust
Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn NHS Foundation Trust
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Potentially Participating Organisations:
In addition, any additional new NHS Collaborative Procurement Partnership members for the duration of the contract, plus any other NHS/Public Sector bodies located in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, subject to the approval of NHS CPP, including but not limited to Acute Trusts, Foundation Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups, Ambulance Trusts, Care Trusts, Hospital Trusts, Mental Health Trusts, Community Health Trusts, Special Health Authorities, Health Boards, NHS Commissioning Boards, Commissioning Support Units and other health organisations (Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland), Health and Social Care Trusts (Northern Ireland), Community Health Councils, Local Health Boards, Social Enterprises, NHS Collaborative Procurement Hubs/Organisations, GP Practices, Primary Care Commissioners, Department of Health, Public Health England and Local Authorities (where Local Authorities are engaged in the provision or commissioning of health related services, for example (but not limited to) the fields of healthcare, social care, early years care and public health).
This framework will also be available to other private organisations acting as managing agents or procuring on behalf of the above public sector or public interest bodies with prior written consent from the funding body.
Listings of the entities eligible to utilise any resulting agreement(s), subject to the approval of NHS CPP, can be found at:
Acute Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AcuteTrustListing.aspx

Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs):

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CCGListing.aspx

Mental Health Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/MentalHealthTrustListing.aspx

Ambulance Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AmbulanceTrustListing.aspx

Care Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CareTrustListing.aspx

NHS Trust Development Authority (TDA):

http://www.ntda.nhs.uk/

Special Health Authorities:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/SpecialHealthAuthorityListing.aspx

Arms Length Bodies:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/arms-length-bodies/our-arms-length-bodies

NHS England:

http://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/d-com/ and other organisations involved in commissioning of primary care services via Clinical Commissioning Groups CCGs supported by the Commissioning Support Units CSUs which will be responsible for commissioning most aspects of NHS care (or equivalent body/bodies established pursuant to legislation enacted as a result of, or in connection with, the White Paper, Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS published July 2010.

CCG: www.commissioningboard.nhs.uk/ccg-details/

CSU: www.commissioningboard.nhs.uk/appointments/csu

NHS Professional Regulator:

http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/thenhs/healthregulators/Pages/professional-standards-authority.aspx

The Clinical Commissioning Board, Area Teams:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AreaTeamListing.aspx and other organisations involved in commissioning and/or overseeing General Practitioner services and GP consortia and GP Practices:

and any other provider of primary medical services:
who are a party to any of the following contracts:
General Medical Services (GMS),
Personal Medical Services (PMS),
Alternative Provider Medical Services (APMS) and/or
b) Commissioned by NHS England or other organisations involved in commissioning or overseeing General Practitioner services, as described above.
Social Enterprises:

http://www.socialenterprise.org.uk/

Local Authorities:

http://www.idea.gov.uk/idk/org/la-data.do

NHS Wales (National Health Service for Wales) including but not limited to: Welsh Health Boards, Primary care services GPs, pharmacies, dentists and optometrists, Hospital services, and community services, including those provided through community health centres and mental health services:

http://www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk/localservices/localhealthboards/

NHS Scotland (National Health Service for Scotland) including but not limited to: NHS Boards, Hospitals, Primary care Services GPs, pharmacies, dentists and optometrists, Hospital services, and community services, including those provided through community health centres and mental health services:

http://www.show.scot.nhs.uk/organisations/index.aspx

NHS Northern Ireland (National Health Service for Northern Ireland) including but not limited to: Health and Social Care Trusts, Primary care Services GPs, pharmacies, dentists and optometrists, Hospital services, social care services and community services, including those provided through community health centres and mental health services:

http://www.hscni.net/

NUTS code UK

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement

II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

Framework agreement with several operators

Duration of the framework agreement

Duration in years: 4

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

CLI00286 — Total Orthopaedic Solutions Framework
The four NHS Collaborative Procurement Hubs:
North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative,
NHS London Procurement Partnership,
NHS Commercial Solutions
East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub
are embarking on an ambitious and innovative project to develop, award and implement a Total Orthopaedic Solutions framework agreement.
The framework shall have 10 Lots:
Lot 1 — Orthopaedic Hip Arthroplasty
Lot 2 — Orthopaedic Knee Arthroplasty
Lot 3 — Orthopaedic Extremities
Lot 4 — Orthopaedic Trauma, Implants and Consumables
Lot 5 — Spine
Lot 6 — Arthroscopy / Sports Medicine
Lot 7 — Bone Preparation
Lot 8 — Orthopaedic Power Tools and Consumables
Lot 9 — Regenerative Technology
Lot 10 — Orthopaedic Generic Instrumentation.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

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II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots

II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

Lot 1 Orthopaedic Hip Arthroplasty
Lot 2 Orthopaedic Knee Arthroplasty
Lot 3 Orthopaedic Extremities
Lot 4 Orthopaedic Trauma, Implants and Consumables including emergency, elective and CMF
Lot 5 Spine
Lot 6 Arthroscopy/Sports Medicine
Lot 7 Bone Preparation
Lot 8 Orthopaedic Power Tools and Consumables
Lot 9 Regenerative Technology
Lot 10 Orthopaedic Generic Instrumentation
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Starting 5.1.2015. Completion 4.1.2019

Information about lots

Lot No: 1 Lot title: Orthopaedic Hip Arthroplasty

1)Short description

Lot 1 — Orthopaedic Hip Arthroplasty
Hip Primary and Revision joint replacement including FNOF hemi-arthroplasty and bespoke/custom made implants.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

3318310033183200851212833314000033141750331622003310000033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 2 Lot title: Orthopaedic Knee Arthroplasty

1)Short description

Lot 2 — Orthopaedic Knee Arthroplasty
Knee primary and revision joint replacement including bespoke /custom made implants.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

3318310033183200851212833314000033141750331622003310000033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 3 Lot title: Orthopaedic Extremities

1)Short description

Lot 3 — Orthopaedic Extremities
Shoulder, Elbow and Ankle Joint Reconstruction and fracture management through prosthetic implantation, including bespoke/custom made implants.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33183100331832008512128333140000331417503316220033100000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 4 Lot title: Orthopaedic Trauma, Implants and Consumables

1)Short description

Lot 4 — Orthopaedic Trauma, Implants and Consumables
All Trauma implants by way of emergency trauma and elective non-recon / genital correction implants, external fixation devices and consumables. CMF also within this Lot.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33183100331400008512128333141700331622003310000033141770

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 5 Lot title: Spine

1)Short description

Lot 5 Spine
Orthopaedic spinal implants and consumables including spine specific cements and substitutes.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33183100331400008512128333141770331622003310000033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 6 Lot title: Arthroscopy/Sports Medicine

1)Short description

Lot 6 — Arthroscopy/Sports Medicine
All capital and consumable items required for arthroscopic surgery including all stack systems and hardware for resection / ablation etc. All specialist instrumentation, disposables and implants for soft tissue repair and mobilisation.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33183100331400008512128333168000331841003316220033100000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 7 Lot title: Bone Preparation

1)Short description

Lot 7 — Bone Preparation
Bone cement, Mixing Systems, Pulse Lavage, Bone Substitutes, associated products.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

336971103314000085121283331621003310000033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 8 Lot title: Orthopaedic Power Tools and Consumables

1)Short description

Lot 8 — Orthopaedic Power Tools and Consumables
Large bone, Trauma and High Speed power tools including all Loan agreements, maintenance and all associated consumables.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

3316900033140000851212833319000033162100331622003310000033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 9 Lot title: Regenerative Technology

1)Short description

Lot 9 — Regenerative Technology
All Biologic and Synthetic bone and soft tissue substitutes and additional products such as platelet separation systems.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

3314156033141630331400008512128333141520331840003314151033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 10 Lot title: Orthopaedic Generic Instrumentation

1)Short description

Lot 10 — Orthopaedic Generic Instrumentation
All generic operating theatre instrumentation required throughout any orthopaedic procedure; including Bone Nibblers, Retractors, Rongeurs, Osteotomes, Mallets, Curettes etc.

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

331690008512128350422000331621003316220033141700

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract

III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

Parent company or other guarantees, bonds, deposits, insurance or other forms of security may be required in certain circumstances. See the invitation to tender for further details.
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

Bids by groups or consortia of economic operators are permitted. However, the member organisations of NOE CPC reserve the right to require groupings or consortia of economic operators if they are the successful bidder to take a particular legal form in order to contract for this contract opportunity or to require one party to undertake primary legal liability or to require that each party undertakes joint and several liability.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2)Conditions for participation

III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Candidates may be disqualified who do not respond in accordance with the format and instructions of this requirement. Prior to entering your general information and Expressing an Interest in this requirement candidates are requested to provide their profile in Sid4gov. The NOE CPC utilizes the NHS Supplier Information Database (sid4gov) to manage and assess general pre-qualification info in the form of a profile. To register your profile on Sid4gov you must:
i) Obtain a Dun and Bradstreet (D and B) DUNS(R) Number to enable registration on sid4health. Normally its provided within 48 hours but may take up to 5 days. The DUNS(R) No. is the standard supplier coding for the NHS and must be obtained for trading with the NHS. Check if your company has a DUNS(R) No on theSid4gov registration page.

ii) Go to: https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/login and select Register Supplier Organisation and enter the first part or the whole of your organisation name or DUNS number. Click on Search, follow instructions to complete the registration or select an existing registration to create a new user account. (Candidates must publish at least one validated profile to make their profile available for buyers to view generally — see Help page on Sid4gov within Profile Management for details). iii) ensure all mandatory fields of their Sid4gov profile are completed. D and B data will be supplied automatically by D and B.

iv) Where access to Sid4gov is unavailable, contact the sid4gov Helpdesk: sid4gov@gps.gsi.gov.uk

Once your sid4gov profile has been completed and validated progress to express interest in this tender as per section VI.3)Please ensure YOU keep your profile updated within Sid4gov regularly.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: 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://in-tendhost.co.uk/noecpc and click the link to register — Enter your correct business and user details — Note: your username will be the email address you have entered — you will also then shortly receive an email confirmation.

2. Once registered access the site and from the Home page hover over ?Tenders? on the tool bar and select ?current tenders? from the drop down options.
3. Express Interest in the tender you are interested in — Select ‘Express Interest’ within the Tender Details ( located at the bottom of the synopsis). On doing so, you will instantly have access to the Tender Management area for that tender. Any available documentation will be available via the various relevant tabs. You can access this area at any point by logging in, navigating to ‘My Tenders’ and selecting ‘View Details’.
4. Responding to the tender — There will be a tab allocated to any tender stage (e.g. ITT). Under the ‘My Tender Return’ area, you will be required to complete any mandatory questionnaires and upload any requested documentation. You can now use the ‘Correspondence’ function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification (any clarifications will be found within the ‘Clarifications’ tab). — Note the deadline for completion, then follow the on-screen instructions to complete and submit your response. — There may be a mixture of on-line and off-line actions for you to perform (there is detailed on-line help available).
You must then submit your reply using the ‘Submit Response’ button at the bottom of the page. If you require any further assistance please consult the on-line help, or contact the In-tend Support Desk. Alerts will be sent to your request email addresses when any correspondence, alterations or clarifications are issued.
The standards and criteria are available in the ITT documents available as indicated above.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
As set out in the ITT.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As set out in the ITT.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: yes
Additional information about electronic auction: NOE CPC reserves the right to conduct an electronic auction if required.
IV.3)Administrative information

IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:

CPC 00333

IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Prior information notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2014/S 102-178143 of 28.5.2014

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 31.10.2014
Payable documents: no

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

6.11.2014
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up

English.

IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

in days: 90 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 7.11.2014

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

VI.3)Additional information

The following entities shall be eligible to become NOE CPC members in future and as such may utilise any resulting agreement(s) subject to the prior agreement of NOE CPC:

NOE CPC member bodies as listed at: http://www.noecpc.nhs.uk/our-current-customers, and any additional new CPC members for the duration of the contract, plus any other NHS/Public Sector bodies located in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, subject to the approval of NOE CPC, including but not limited to Acute Trusts, Foundation Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups, Ambulance Trusts, Care Trusts, Hospital Trusts, Mental Health Trusts, Community Health Trusts, Special Health Authorities, Health Boards, NHS Commissioning Boards, Commissioning Support Units and other health organisations (Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland), Health and Social Care Trusts (Northern Ireland), Community Health Councils, Local Health Boards, Social Enterprises, NHS Collaborative Procurement Hubs/Organisations, GP Practices, Primary Care Commissioners, Department of Health, Public Health England and Local Authorities (where Local Authorities are engaged in the provision or commissioning of health related services, for example (but not limited to) the fields of healthcare, social care, early years care and public health).

For the avoidance of doubt the following is a list of our members on the date of publishing this notice [insert current list]
Listings of the entities eligible to utilise any resulting agreement(s), subject to the approval of NOE CPC, can be found at:
Acute Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AcuteTrustListing.aspx

Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs):

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CCGListing.aspx

Mental Health Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/MentalHealthTrustListing.aspx

Ambulance Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AmbulanceTrustListing.aspx

Care Trusts:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/CareTrustListing.aspx

NHS Trust Development Authority (TDA):

http://www.ntda.nhs.uk/

Special Health Authorities:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/SpecialHealthAuthorityListing.aspx

Arms Length Bodies:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/arms-length-bodies/our-arms-length-bodies

NHS England:

http://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/d-com/ and other organisations involved in commissioning of primary care services via Clinical Commissioning Groups — CCGs supported by the Commissioning Support Units – CSU’s which will be responsible for commissioning most aspects of NHS care (or equivalent body/bodies established pursuant to legislation enacted as a result of, or in connection with, the White Paper, Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS published July 2010.

CCG: www.commissioningboard.nhs.uk/ccg-details/

CSU: www.commissioningboard.nhs.uk/appointments/csu

NHS Professional Regulator:

http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/thenhs/healthregulators/Pages/professional-standards-authority.aspx

The Clinical Commissioning Board, Area Teams:

http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/AreaTeamListing.aspx and other organisations involved in commissioning and/or overseeing General Practitioner services and GP consortia and GP Practices:

and any other provider of primary medical services:
a) who are a party to any of the following contracts:
— General Medical Services (GMS),
— Personal Medical Services (PMS),
— Alternative Provider Medical Services (APMS) and/or
b) Commissioned by NHS England or other organisations involved in commissioning or overseeing General Practitioner services, as described above.
Social Enterprises:

http://www.socialenterprise.org.uk/

Local Authorities:

http://www.idea.gov.uk/idk/org/la-data.do

NHS Wales (National Health Service for Wales) including but not limited to: Welsh Health Boards, Primary care services — GPs, pharmacies, dentists and optometrists, Hospital services, and community services, including those provided through community health centres and mental health services:

http://www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk/localservices/localhealthboards/

NHS Scotland (National Health Service for Scotland) including but not limited to: NHS Boards, Hospitals, Primary care Services GPs, pharmacies, dentists and optometrists, Hospital services, and community services, including those provided through community health centres and mental health services:

http://www.show.scot.nhs.uk/organisations/index.aspx

NHS Northern Ireland (National Health Service for Northern Ireland) including but not limited to: Health and Social Care Trusts, Primary care Services GPs, pharmacies, dentists and optometrists, Hospital services, social care services and community services, including those provided through community health centres and mental health services:

http://www.hscni.net/

VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: Lodging of appeals
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: NOE CPC will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period at the point information on the award of contract is communicated to tenderers, in accordance with Regulation 32A of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006. Any tenderer wishing to appeal the decision to award the contract, or after the award of the contract appeal the award of the contract, shall have the rights set out in Part 9 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 and as amended in 2009 Remedies Directive and further amended in 2011.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

9.9.2014