Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (AGCSU) on behalf of NHS England Midlands and East (Central Midlands) and NHS Milton Keynes CCG (MKCCG) would like to inform potential Providers of the intention to procure Alternative ...
Section I: Contracting authority
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NUTS code: UKF11
Main address: http://www.ardengemcsu.nhs.uk/
Section II: Object
Provision of Alternative Provider Medical Services (APMS) for Neath Hill Health.
Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (AGCSU) on behalf of NHS England Midlands and East (Central Midlands) and NHS Milton Keynes CCG (MKCCG) would like to inform potential Providers of the intention to procure Alternative Provider Medical Services (APMS) for the below GP medical practice:
- Neath Hill Health Centre, 1 Tower Cres, Neath Hill, Milton Keynes, MK14 6JY.
AGCSU will be managing this Procurement in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (the ‘Regulations’). The Service(s) are being procured as ‘Schedule 3 - Social and Other Specific Services’ and AGCSU is bound only by those parts of the Regulations applying to Schedule 3 services.
The Contract will be for a minimum period of 3 years with the option to extend for a further 2 year (this will be subject to approval from MKCCG, MKCCG will be the Commissioners as of 1.4.2017).
It is envisaged that TUPE will apply to the contract. The estimated core contract value for Neath Hill Health Centre will be 904 938 GBP over the 3 year contract period; with the extension of the contract this would result in the contract value increasing to circa 1 508 000 GBP, this excludes costs for QOF and Enhanced Services. This equates to 301 646 GBP per annum. It is essential that interested Providers must be able to demonstrate an ability to mobilise the service to ensure a service commencement date of 1.7.2017.
The key objective is to deliver a compliant comprehensive procurement process for the appointment of a successful Bidder that fully meets the Service specification criteria for delivery of quality service. This will be via the open procurement process. The successful Bidder will be awarded an Alternative Provider of Medical Services (APMS) contract that will meet the technical and financial requirements for NHS England Midlands and East (Central Midlands). The current APMS (Alternative Provider Medical Services) contract includes the obligation to provide all Essential and Additional Services and a wide range of Enhanced Services.
Any renewals of this contract will be subject to approval from MKCCG (MKCCG will be the Commissioners as of 1.4.2017).
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
The Contracting Authority reserves the right to require groupings of contractors to take a particular legal form or to require one party to undertake primary legal liability or to require that each party undertakes joint and several liabilities.
Parent company or other guarantee bonds, deposits, insurance or other forms of security may be required in certain circumstances.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Information on how to apply for this Tender:
Arden and GEM CSU intends to use an e-Procurement Portal Arden and GEM CSU Procurement Portal for this procurement exercise.
i) Register and log onto the portal at https://ardengemcsu.bravosolution.co.uk (registration and use of the website is free of charge).
ii) Express interest by:
a) selecting response to advert and ITT (ref: itt_705),
b) select Open Access ITT,
c) search for and access listing related to this contract and view details,
d) click on Express Interest link;
iii) Once you have expressed interest, access the My ITTs page where you can complete the questionnaire.
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