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Notice Summary

Title:
United Kingdom-Wakefield: NHS Wakefield CCG Ophthalmology Service Consultant-led (AQP)
Document Ref:
19650-2020
Document Type:
Contract Notice - Open Procedure
Published By:
NHS Wakefield CCG
Date Published:
15 January 2020
Deadline Date:
20 February 2020
Document Source:
Framework/DPS:
No
Alert Profile:
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Notice Abstract

NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is seeking to procure the provision of a consultant-led ophthalmology service for the population of the Wakefield District offering a 3-year contract with the option to extend the contract term for a further 2 years.This will be an out of hospital-based service and the service provider(s) will work with The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, primary care and medical eye care services to ensure the seamless transfer of patients, as required.The procurement will be an any qualified provider (AQP) process.

Notice Details

Contract notice

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1) Name and addresses

NHS Wakefield CCG

White Rose House, West Parade

Wakefield

WF1 1LT

UK

Contact person: Brenda Powell

Telephone: +44 1484464262

E-mail: Brenda.powell@greaterhuddersfieldccg.nhs.uk

NUTS: UKE45

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.wakefieldccg.nhs.uk

I.3) Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge at:

http://www.nhssourcing.co.uk


Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

http://www.nhssourcing.co.uk


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to the abovementioned address


I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity

Health

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

NHS Wakefield CCG Ophthalmology Service Consultant-led (AQP)

Reference number: WCCGOS1

II.1.2) Main CPV code

85121281

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is seeking to procure the provision of a consultant-led ophthalmology service for the population of the Wakefield District offering a 3-year contract with the option to extend the contract term for a further 2 years.

This will be an out of hospital-based service and the service provider(s) will work with The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, primary care and medical eye care services to ensure the seamless transfer of patients, as required.

The procurement will be an any qualified provider (AQP) process.

II.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 8 487 228.00 GBP

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

85100000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKE45

Main site or place of performance:

Practice population of NHS Wakefield CCG.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is seeking to procure the provision of a consultant-led ophthalmology service for the population of the Wakefield District offering a 3-year contract with the option to extend the contract term for a further 2 years. The procurement will be an any qualified provider (AQP) process.

This will be an out of hospital-based service and the service provider(s) will work with The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, primary care and medical eye care services to ensure the seamless transfer of patients, as required.

Ophthalmology is a high risk specialty in the Wakefield area in terms of growing demand, due to the ageing population and those with long term conditions.

NHS Wakefield CCG currently commission consultant-led AQP non-urgent ophthalmology and cataract surgery services separately. The new model of care is centered on the integration of these services.

It should be noted that under the AQP model, there will be no guarantees of volume or payment in the contracts awarded.

Whilst the contract will have a 0 value budget, estimated costs associated with consultant-led service procurement, based on 3 years, is 8 487 228 GBP.

Below provides 3-year activity data for ophthalmology delivered by the consultant-led AQP providers.

Indicative activity

Cataract surgery:

2016/17 — 6023;

2017/18 — 7373;

2018/19 — 7182.

Non Urgent Ophthalmology:

2016/17 — 4681;

2017/18 — 5656;

2018/19 — 5834.

— activity for non-urgent ophthalmology has increased each year,

— activity for cataract surgery increased in 2017/18 and had a slight decrease in 2018/19.

The above data does not include activity undertaken by The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, any other acute trust or independent sector provider.

Referrals for ophthalmology services remain high volume from GP practices and optometrists.

The purpose of the service is to provide high-quality and safe effective consultant-led elective non-urgent ophthalmology and cataract surgical services and support the management of local ophthalmology services.

The service provider will be responsible for delivering an integrated pathway to include advice, outpatients, diagnostics, treatment, surgical procedures and long term conditions follow-up care as either a minor day case procedure or inpatient elective service for non-urgent ophthalmic conditions/complaints and cataract surgery defined by the commissioner’s referral guidelines.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6) Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 8 487 228.00 GBP

II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 01/07/2020

End: 30/06/2023

This contract is subject to renewal: Yes

Description of renewals:

2 years.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: Yes

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Open procedure

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

IV.2) Administrative information

IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 20/02/2020

Local time: 12:00

IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted

EN

IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 20/02/2020

Local time: 12:30

Place:

NHS Wakefield CCG

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

Brenda Powell.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1) Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: No

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

High Court of Justice

Strand, Holborn

London

WC2A 2LL

UK

Telephone: +44 79476000

Internet address(es)

URL: https://courttribunalfinder.service.gov.uk/courts/royal-courts-of-justice

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

13/01/2020

Current Notes