Public Sector Network Tender Alert


Procurement of Primary Care Psychological Therapies Service (PCPTS) for Improved Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT)

The service required is for a community-based Psychological Therapies service to deliver a range of services to people with common mental health disorders. The Commissioner is seeking to engage a single provider to deliver the range of services, potentially through a lead provider (LP) and a network of sub-contractors. The LP must provide a single point of access to psychological therapies, offering a stepped care model of service, focusing particularly on the development of new low and high-intensity psychological therapy services in the early steps of the relevant NICE model of care. The service must provide a range of evidence-based interventions at each step in the pathway and support people in their choice of interventions. Further details are in the service specification with accompanies this notice. The contract will be for an initial three-year term, with an optional two-year extension. The contract value covers both the initial term and the extension.

Wharf House
Medway Wharf Road

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Published: 25 May 2017, Receipt by: 22 Jun 2017