Public Sector Network Tender Alert

 

2117-2013: UK-Leicester: Medical practice and related services

Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (GEM CSU) on behalf of NHS Leicester City and NHS Leicestershire County and Rutland PCT Cluster is seeking tenders from suitably qualified and experienced providers for the provision of Primary Medical Care Services at the Belgrave Health Centre and Westcotes Health Centre of Leicester City.
Providers can bid to provide services at either/or both of the Health Centres.
Brandon Street Practice
The registered list size as of April 2012 is 4660. The premises are in a purpose built PCT owned building which houses two GP practices as well as a pharmacy.
Continuation of provision of Services from the existing premises is a requirement.
The provider will be expected to deliver:
- High quality Primary Medical Services responsive to the needs of the local populations
- Promotion of healthy living with the aim of tackling the underlying causes of ill health
- Essential services
- All additional services
- All Enhanced Services commissioned by NHS LC and LCR
- Opening hours and service delivery as a minimum from 8.00 am to 6.30 pm Monday to Friday (except Statutory Bank and Public Holidays)
- Extended hours opening – i.e. early mornings, late nights, and weekends (to be agreed to meet the needs of patients).
Please note
The service at the Belgrave Health Centre was first advertised on 27.6.2012 reference 2012/S125-207236– Brandon Street Practice. The service specification has since been amended and we are commencing a new procurement, therefore all interested parties must resubmit expressions of interest
Westcotes Medical Practice
The registered list size as of April 2012 is 5152. The premises are in a purpose built PCT owned building which houses two GP practices as well as a pharmacy.
Continuation of provision of Services from the existing premises is a requirement.
The provider will be expected to deliver:
- High quality Primary Medical Services responsive to the needs of the local populations
- Promotion of healthy living with the aim of tackling the underlying causes of ill health
- Essential services
- All additional services
- All Enhanced Services commissioned by NHS LC and LCR
- Opening hours and service delivery as a minimum from 8.00 am to 6.30 pm Monday to Friday (except Statutory Bank and Public Holidays)
- Extended hours opening – i.e. early mornings, late nights, and weekends (to be agreed to meet the needs of patients).
The successful provider will need to demonstrate that the service(s) provided is of high-quality and will be assessed on an on-going basis to ensure they deliver the quality required.
Providers wishing to express an interest for delivering these services can do so by logging onto the East Midlands Procurement eTendering portal, link: https://emprocurenhs.bravosolution.co.uk/web/login.shtml and registering by no later than 17:00 hours on Thursday 24.1.2013.
Please note that the route to procure the service will be an Open' Part B procurement and all ITT documentation is now available.
A Bidder event will be held on the afternoon of 8.1.2013. Providers who wish to attend this event should use the messaging facility on the East Midlands Procurement eTendering portal to reserve places, which are limited to two per organisation.
To register an interest and access the ITT documents, providers must follow the instructions below:
To register on the portal:
»From the portal Home Page, click the ‘Click Here to Register' link
»Accept the terms & conditions for using the portal
»Complete your organisation & personal details
»Choose a memorable username and submit
»You will shortly be sent an email with your unique password, please treat this securely (if you lose it there is a ‘Forgot my Password' link on the portal homepage)
To Express Interest in the Tender:
»Login with your unique username & password
»From the suppliers reserved area click ‘ITTs Open to All Suppliers' –this is a repository of all ITT's open to any registered supplier.
»Browse the ITTs (there may be more than one page) and select “Brandon Street II & Westcotes General Practice ” by clicking on it
»Note the Details buttons on the left for Navigation and the Actions below
»Click the ‘Express Interest' action –this will move the ITT from the ITT's Open to All Suppliers area to your ‘My ITT's' area –this is a reserved area for ITT's that you have either been invited to or expressed interest in.
Closing date for the submission of completed ITT's is 17:00 hours on Thursday 7.2.2013.
All correspondence will only be dealt with through the eTendering portal.

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Contact:

Greater East Midlands Comissioning Support Unit
St Johns House, East Street
For the attention of: Ian Stimpson
LE1 6NB Leicester
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: procurement@lcr.nhs.uk
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority: https://emprocurenhs.bravosolution.co.uk/web/login.shtml
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)

Contract value: Estimated value excluding VAT: 1 905 590 GBP

Published: 3 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 7 Feb 2013