Virtual Hospital Service – Market Engagement

Virtual Hospital Service – Market Engagement

The Isle of Wight NHS Trust publishes this notice in the interest of understanding if suppliers exist within the market for the provision of a virtual hospital service.

United Kingdom-Newport: Hospital services

2020/S 184-445405

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Isle of Wight NHS Trust
Postal address: St. Mary’s Hospital, Parkhurst Rd, Newport
Town: Newport
NUTS code: UKJ34 Isle of Wight
Postal code: PO30 5TG
Country: United Kingdom
Internet address(es):Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement


Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity


Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement


Provision of a Virtual Hospital Service


Reference number: F14051

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85111000 Hospital services

II.1.3)Type of contract


II.1.4)Short description:


The Isle of Wight NHS Trust publishes this notice in the interest of understanding if suppliers exist within the market, who could provide a requirement for the below provision: supplier/tenderer requirements for the provision of a virtual hospital service:

1) The provision of a digital platform that connects General Practitioners, NHS Consultants and Patients;

2) The provision of a consultant-led outpatient working system which is administered and managed by a body of accredited NHS Consultants;

3) Provide for the management of patient pathways from GP referral, to triage, to investigation, to prognosis and discharge without the necessity of face to face contacts. This includes providing advice and guidance to General Practitioners, written correspondence and records to support all patient contacts and in relation to investigations performed as part of these pathways;

4) To be a CQC regulated healthcare supplier.

The proposed contract would be for 1 year (with an option to extend for another year). We would expect an approximate contract of GBP 1 million. The deadline for expressing interest is midday (12 p.m.) Friday 2 October 2020.


II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 1 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKJ34 Isle of Wight
Main site or place of performance:

Isle of Wight NHS Trust, St. Marys Hospital.


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

To be confirmed


II.2.14)Additional information

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:


Section IV: Procedure


IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Should the Trust not receive any expressions of interest, the contract will be directly awarded.


VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: